Mario Draghi came to Bologna from a meeting of Group of 20 finance ministers and central bank governors in Paris to deliver a lecture to those prominent guests, yes, and above all to SAIS students.
Draghi is considered a leading candidate to succeed Jean-Claude Trichet as the ECB chief. He made time to come to Bologna to deliver a memorial lecture in honor of former SAIS professor Enzo Grilli, whom Draghi knew well.
|A press photo showing Draghi |
and SAIS Bologna Director
For audio of Draghi's speech, and questions by SAIS Bologna students, click here.
Below, students John Ulrich and Jerome Ingenhoff offer their views to Admissions assistant Amina Abdiuahab after Draghi's speech.