Started Jan 25, 2019 06:00PM UTC   •   Closed Oct 01, 2019 06:59AM UTC

The Economist asks

Who will the European Council appoint as the next European Central Bank (ECB) president?

Current ECB President Mario Draghi's term ends this fall (The Economist, Bloomberg, The Financial Times). The ECB president is appointed by the European Council, acting by a qualified majority (The European Central Bank, The European Council).

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The question closed "No appointment will be made before 1 October 2019" with a closing date of 1 October 2019.

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Possible Answer Correct? Final Crowd Forecast
Someone from Finland 0%
Someone from France 2%
Someone from Germany 0%
Someone from Ireland 0%
Someone else 0%
No appointment will be made before 1 October 2019 98%

No. of
Forecasters

306

Forecast
Count

685


Most Accurate

Accuracy Score

2.
-0.842
3.
-0.82
4.
-0.815
5.
-0.788