Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has offered former US Treasury secretary Larry Summers the job of Bank of Israel governor, Reuters reported on Saturday.Globes
reported on Saturday that acting-BoI governor Karnit Flug is also in the running for the job.
The Turkel Committee responsible for vetting nominees to certain high positions has already approved three candidates - Mario Blejer, Zvi Eckstein and Victor Medina.
Netanyahu and Finance Minister Yair Lapid are expected to make their decision on Sunday.
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