Central Banking

Polish central banker resigns

Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz has announced she is leaving the central bank inJanuary to become a deputy head of the European Bank for Reconstruction andDevelopment (EBRD).

President Aleksander Kwasniewski, who must proposecandidates for the post to parliament, said he was choosing from seven oreight internationally respected economists. His proposal has to be approvedby a majority in the fractured parliament. Kwasniewski said the groupincluded presidential economic adviser Marek Belka, former fina