Jean-Claude Trichet is a French civil servant, who was the president of the European Central Bank from 2003 to 2011. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements. In 2008, Trichet ranked fifth on 'Newsweek'’s list of the world's most powerful along with economic triumvirs Ben Bernanke and Masaaki Shirakawa . Wikipedia*
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Jean-Claude Trichet has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Forum as a Governor for the Bank of France. The year with the most videos was 2008 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 227 views per program. Most appearances with Gordon Brown (2), Matthew Winkler (2). Most common tags: Banking & Financial Markets, Economic Policy, International Trade.