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Who can replace Mario Draghi, the man who saved the eurozone?

The president of the ECB steps down next year. His successor will face the most demanding job in central banking

By Simon Tilford  

Photo: Wiktor Dabkowski/DPA/PA Images

The stability of the eurozone is almost now taken as given, its future secure. People who argued at the height of the crisis in 2011 that the currency union’s days were numbered tend to be portrayed as Cassandras or Eurosceptics ignorant of the complexities of European politics. This ignores the reality that it was the European Central Bank and its President, Mario Draghi, that saved the day, not the participating governments. And Draghi leaves office in just over a year.…

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