Europe’s Week Ahead: Crunch Time for the ECB

The Wall Street Journal
March 28, 2014 AT 7:17 AM
Pressure is mounting on Mario Draghi and his fellow ECB officials to fight off low inflation, and the policy decision next week will be a close call. Fresh inflation data out Monday could strengthen calls for further easing measures, especially if inflation slips below the current 0.7% level. U.S. nonfarm-payrolls data on Friday cap off a busy week.