Encyclopedia > Jacques Delors

  Article Content

Jacques Delors

Jacques Delors (born July 20, 1925), French economist and politician.

He served three terms as President of the European Commission (January 1985 - December 1994). During his presidency, he oversaw important budgetary reforms and the introduction of a single market within the European Community, which came into effect on January 1, 1993.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Secretary of State

... of State is responsible for foreign policy. In the individual states of the United States, the Secretary of State is normally an administrative officer responsible ...