Jens Weidmann

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Wade Anastasia Jere
Equ Press, Oct 17, 2011 - Political Science - 76 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jens Weidmann (born 20 April 1968 in Solingen) is a German economist. Since February 2006 he serves as Head of Division IV (Economic and Financial Policy) in the Federal Chancellery. He was the chief negotiator of the Federal Republic of Germany for both the summits of the G8 and the G20. As of February 2011, Weidmann is designated to succeed Axel A. Weber as president of the Deutsche Bundesbank. In 1987 he graduated from gymnasium in Backnang, Baden-W rttemberg after which he studied economics at Universit Paul C zanne Aix-Marseille III, the University of Paris, and University of Bonn. He received his doctoral degree under the auspices of monetary theorist Manfred J. M. Neumann. During his studies he had internships at the Banque de France and the National Bank of Rwanda. Due to the resulting intimate knowledge of the French financing sector his later career in German financial politics was welcomed in France and seen as a support of the Franco-German twin engine.

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