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Yves Mersch awarded NBH Lámfalussy Prize

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.02.04.

The National Bank of Hungary on Monday awarded Yves Mersch the member of the European Central Bank’s Executive Board with the Lámfalussy Prize.

The Sándor Lámfalussy Prize recognises “outstanding financial and economic professionals who performed internationally acclaimed professional work, scientific publications or educational work that have a major long-term impact on the development of the Hungarian and international monetary policy, economics and the professional community”.

Yves Mersch served as the Governor of the Banque centrale du Luxembourg between 1998 and 2012 before joining the ECB executive board.

featured photo by Noémi Bruzák/MTI