Greek Statistics Chief 'Fully Independent for the First Time'

The new president of Greece's national statistical authority, Andreas Georgiou, talks to SPIEGEL about false figures and his strategy for revamping the agency to create a "culture of excellence" in the wake of the debt crisis that led to an unprecedented multibillion euro bailout for the country.
Greece's new statistics agency chief Andreas Georgiou. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

Greece's new statistics agency chief Andreas Georgiou. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

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