ECB Board to Meet on Chief Economist Position Today, SZ Reports

The Executive Board of the European Central Bank is to consult today on the responsibilities of two new board members, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported, without citing anyone.

The board will consider whether Joerg Asmussen or Benoit Coeure will take over the running of the ECB’s economics department, the newspaper said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Jeff Black in Frankfurt at jblack25@bloomberg.net

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