We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

Bickering birds

21 January 2010 By Pierre Briancon

The Germans have played the politics well. If Portugal’s Vitor Constancio becomes the ECB’s vice president next month, then Axel Weber, the Bundesbank chief, will be the favourite to take over from JeanClaude Trichet in 2011. A French hawk would be followed by a German one.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)