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Central Bank appoints former ECB staffer as chief economist

Independent.ie reporters

Published 24/02/2012 | 14:04

THE CENTRAL Bank has appointed Lars Frisell as chief economist and director of economics.

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He starts the new job on June 1 from the Swedish Financial Supervision Authority.



Mr Frisell has also worked at the European Central Bank and the European Central Bank and is a member of the Basel committee on banking supervision.



“He has a wide range of experience in economic policy and financial stability and is a key appointment for the Central Bank at this time,” said Central Bank Governor Patrick Honohan said.

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