Tag Archives: Jens Weidmann

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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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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Bundesbank's Weidmann on the origin and meaning of the Target2 balances

A couple of days ago, Jens Weidmann, the President of Deutsche Bundesbank, published an …

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One year on – Top 10 posts on "Economics Intelligence"

I started this blog almost exactly one year ago. The first post (“Accident, Suicide …

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Who is Jens Weidmann?

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

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