DEZVOLTAREA INSTITUŢIONALĂ A UNIUNII EUROPENE –TRATATUL DE LA MAASTRICHT
THE EUROPEAN UNION INSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT – THE MAASTRICHT TREATY
Vendelin Francisc GLAZER
Catedra de Ştiinţe Sociale şi Politice, Facultatea de Ştiinţe Umaniste, Politice şi
Administrative, Universitatea de Vest „Vasile Goldiş” din Arad
The Maastricht Treaty establishes the objectives and the competences of the European Union. The EU has certain objectives: constantly developing a stronger union of the European countries and the promotion of economical progress and social balance, especially by creating a space with no internal crossing border, by strengthening the economical and social connection and by creating the Monetary and Economical Union, affirming its identity on an international scale, by a common defense community, strengthening the protection of citizen’s interests and rights, developing an amassed cooperation in the juridical and internal businesses.
Key words: The Maastricht Treaty, European Union, institutional development, economic progress.