The formation of the subsequent Authorities remains to be within the air, regardless of the pre-agreement signed by PSOE and United We will, which doesn’t preclude that there’s already sure that, in that Govt, the president of the Delegated Committee of Financial Affairs will stay Nadia Calviño.
Undoubtedly, it is a physique intently linked to the powers of the longer term financial vice chairman, however additionally it is plain that the Fee has a political significance of the primary order.
To the purpose that the individual in cost has the final phrase on the agenda of points that may lastly attain the desk of the Council of Ministers. That attribution is at all times key and will probably be to a higher extent within the present legislature, as it is going to enable a brake on essentially the most excessive measures that Podemos could also be tempted to push.
It isn’t a minor attribution, contemplating the imprudence with which the chief of the purple celebration, Pablo Iglesias, nonetheless boasts of eager to punish firms fiscally and intervene within the rental market.
For all these causes, it’s logical that Vice President Carmen Calvo additionally entered into the wrestle to guide the Fee. Nonetheless, Calvo's determination to assign that place to Calviño is the most suitable choice. It isn’t solely influenced by the truth that an financial vice chairman who didn’t have such a place would see her margin of motion diminished.
Much more necessary is the circumstance that the presence of Calviño will give primacy, above political concerns, to the capability that the Fee has to make sure compliance with the price range and fiscal stability guidelines. Such a dependable fiscal orthodoxy guarantee will probably be welcomed by Brussels and the markets.