monnet monnet

Definition(s):

  • (n) French economist who advocated a Common Market in Europe (1888-1979)

News

  • Effingham County Sheriff’s Posse Ride donates to FISH

    Front row, from the left: Karen Luchtefeld, FISH; Susan Elke, FISH; Ralph Elke, FISH; Sheriff John Monnet; Cheryl Brian, Sheriff’s Posse Ride secretary; Kendal Balding, and Posse Ride committe…
    on August 10, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

Quotes

  1. Dutch PM Jan Peter Balkenende told MEPs: "the Netherlands is in favour of a more traditional document, in the same vein as the Treaties of Amsterdam or Nice. We need to continue with the Monnet method: moving ahead via small, but significant...
    on May 23, 2007 By: Jan Peter Balkenende Source: European Parliament (press release)

  2. Mr. Kissinger pointed out that, in the immediate post-war period, "Europe was far weaker than today, but still prepared -- with leaders like Adenauer, Schuman and Monnet, to conduct a real and assertive foreign policy -- even if under the American...
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Henry Kissinger Source: Wall Street Journal

Word of the Day
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