Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 1997

Date Titles
5 Feb 1997

Bank of Japan presents its quarterly economic outlook for winter 1997

BANK OF JAPAN, QUARTERLY BULLETIN, February 1997 (advance summary).

5 Feb 1997

Mr. Greenspan dicusses the accuracy of the US consumer price index (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 30 Jan 97)

Testimony of the Chairman of the Board of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, before the Committee on Finance of the US Senate on 30/1/97.

4 Feb 1997

Mr. Heikensten discusses inflation and the interest rate in Sweden (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 29 Jan 97)

Address by the Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr. Lars Heikensten, at a conference arranged by the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce and Veckans Affärer on 29/1/97.

3 Feb 1997

Mr. Rangarajan examines the objectives of monetary policy and price stability in relation to the economy of India (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Dec 96)

Address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Mr. C. Rangarajan, at the Second Conference of the Econometric Society's Regional Chapter for India and South Asia in Delhi on 28/12/96.

3 Feb 1997

Mr. Bäckström explains why price stability ought to be a central bank's principle monetary policy objective (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Jan 97)

Address by the Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr. Urban Bäckström, at Handelsbanken seminar in London on 28/1/97.

31 Jan 1997

M. Hannoun discusses issues relating to financial markets and European Monetary Union

Article by M. Hervé Hannoun, a Deputy Governor of the Bank of France, published in the autumn 1996 issue of "revue d'économie financière no. 38".

29 Jan 1997

Mr. Meyer looks at the need to rationalize the structure of the financial services industry in the United States (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Jan 97)

Remarks by Mr. Laurence H. Meyer, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 99th Assembly for Bank Directors, Southwestern Graduate School of Banking, Westin Regina Resort, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico on 24/1/97.

22 Jan 1997

Mr. George assesses how sustainable the current rate of growth of the UK economy is (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Jan 97)

Speech given by the Governor of the Bank of England, Mr. E.A.J. George, at the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Scotland Biennial Dinner in Edinburgh on 20/1/97.

22 Jan 1997

Mr. Greenspan gives some personal perspectives on the current economic situation in the United States (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Jan 97)

Testimony of the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, before the Committee on the Budget of the US Senate on 21/1/97.

21 Jan 1997

Bank of France reports industrial activity increased in all sectors in December 1996

BANK OF FRANCE, MONTHLY BUSINESS SURVEY, December 1996.

21 Jan 1997

Mr. Meyer reviews the economic outlook and challenges for monetary policy in the United States (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 16 Jan 97)

Remarks by Mr. Laurence H. Meyer, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Charlotte Economics Club, Charlotte, North Carolina on 16/1/97.

16 Jan 1997

Mr. Greenspan addresses some key roles of a central bank (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Jan 97)

Remarks by the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, at the Catholic University of Leuven on 14/1/97.

15 Jan 1997

Dr. Hämäläinen reviews developments in the Finnish economy in 1996 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 10 Jan 97)

Review by the Governor of the Bank of Finland, Dr. Sirkka Hämäläinen, in connection with the Bank of Finland's Annual Accounts. PRESS RELEASE, 10/1/97.

15 Jan 1997

M. Trichet presents the monetary policy guidelines of the Bank of France for 1997 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Dec 96)

BANK OF FRANCE, PRESS RELEASE, 17/12/96.

8 Jan 1997

Mr. Davies gives his personal view of EMU (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 16 Dec 96)

Speech by the Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, Mr. Howard Davies, at the EFMA Conference on the Single Currency in Brussels on 16/12/96.

8 Jan 1997

Ms. Rivlin discusses the prudential regulation of banks and how to improve it (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 19 Dec 96)

Remarks by the Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, Ms. Alice M. Rivlin, at the The Brookings Institution National Issues Forum in Washington on 19/12/96.

8 Jan 1997

Mr. Meyer examines the role for structural macroeconomic models in the monetary policy process (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 5 Jan 97)

Remarks by Mr. Laurence H. Meyer, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the AEA Panel on Monetary and Fiscal Policy held in New Orleans on 5/1/97.

7 Jan 1997

Bank of Japan's December review of monetary and economic trends in Japan (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Dec 96)

BANK OF JAPAN, MONTHLY ECONOMIC REVIEW, 20/12/96.

7 Jan 1997

Mr. Matsushita considers the role of monetary policy in Japan (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 Nov 96)

Translated excerpts of a speech given by the Governor of the Bank of Japan, Mr. Yasuo Matsushita, at the Research Institute of Japan in Tokyo on 06/11/96.

6 Jan 1997

Prof. Tietmeyer discusses the Bundesbank's commitment to stability (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Dec 96)

Translation of an article by the President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Prof. Hans Tietmeyer, published in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung on 28/12/96.