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Greece sends austerity hawk into ECB's leading body

12.06.14 @ 09:25

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Yannis Stournaras was Wednesday named governor of Greece’s central bank. As finance minister he led a two-year austerity drive for Greece to stay in the eurozone. As new central bank chief, Stournaras will automatically also become a member of the European Central Bank's Governing Council.