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Dr. Brian Burkitt

Dr. Brian Burkitt
Senior Lecturer, School of Social and International Studies, University of Bradford, UK

His principal research areas are the UK-EU relationship (alternative forms of membership, EMU membership); monetary union (ERM, TEU convergence criteria, UK Treasury tests); social policy (EMU, European social model, welfare state implications).
He wrote two widely quoted reports, Britain and the European Economic Community: an economic re-appraisal, and Britain and the European Economic Community: a political re-appraisal at the time of the 1975 Referendum on EEC membership.
He is also author/editor of: Trade unions and wages (Crosby Lockwood Staples, 1975 & 1980), Trade unions and the economy (Macmillan, 1979), Radical political economy (Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1984), The political economy of social credit and guild socialism (Routledge, 1997), The impact of the euro (Macmillan, 2000) and Implications of the euro (Routledge, 2006).
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