Tag Archives: Bundesbank

Why there's more in Draghi's may-day speech than markets realise

Mario Draghi (Photo by Monika Flueckiger/ World Economic Forum, via Wikipedia)
At first sight, Mario …

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Filed under Economic Policy, Monetary Policy

The Bundesbank and Target2 – the about-face that wasn't

It appeared like a stunning about-face. Earlier this month, press reports suggested that Bundesbank …

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Filed under Monetary Policy, Target 2

Who is Jens Weidmann?

Several years ago I had dinner with Jens Weidmann. He just had given up …

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Filed under Financial Crisis, Monetary Policy

Axel Weber's odd justification for his resignation

A couple of days ago I explained why I think the  resignation of Bundesbank …

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Filed under Financial Crisis, General Economics, Monetary Policy