What were the economic implications of European unity?

Discuss all of the following questions using several different   examples from the text, or video, and original analysis of your own.

  • In what ways was Europe        united in the last decade of the 20th century?
    • What were the political         implications of European unity?
    • What were the social         implications of European unity?
    • What were the economic         implications of European unity?
  • In what ways was Europe        divided in the last decade of the 20th century?
    • How did the Cold War         contribute to these divisions?
  • What role did nationalism and        genocide play in Europe during the last decade of the 20th century?
  • Did the collapse of communism        have a positive or negative impact on Europe in the last decade of the        2oth century?  Why?

Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Support your claims   with examples from required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and   properly cite any references. Respond to at least two of your classmates’   posts by Day 7.
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