Le renard et la BCE

PARIS – Une revue économique française a récemment nommé la directrice générale du FMI Christine Lagarde personnalité vivante française la plus influente sur le plan international – loin devant le président François Hollande. Ce choix a peut-être été motivé par des raisons politiques, mais il n’en reste pas moins que Madame Lagarde est sans aucun doute la plus éminente personnalité féminine française vivante.

La compétition dans cette catégorie n’est pas particulièrement rude. Valérie Trierweiler, compagne du président Hollande, s’est fait connaître par un tweet politique déplacé sur sa prédécesseure, et s’est depuis mise en retrait derrière le pare-feu de l’Elysée. Et Brigitte Bardot n’est plus précisément la force de la nature qu’elle fut.

Cela pourrait bien changer. Le Parlement Européen vient de confirmer la nomination de Danièle Nouy, de la Banque de France, pour présider le tout nouveau conseil de surveillance de la Banque Centrale Européenne.

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