Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 1999

Date Titles
8 Feb 1999

Mr Fazio considers the world economy and finance in 1999 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 30 Jan 99)

Address by the Governor of the Bank of Italy, Dott Antonio Fazio, at a conference organised by AIAF-AIOTE-ASSOBAT-ATIC-FOREX in Verona on 30/1/99.

5 Feb 1999

Mr Talwar considers emerging trends in supervision in India

Speech by Mr S P Talwar, a Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the meeting of SAARC Supervisors in Pune (India) on 27-30/1/99.

5 Feb 1999

Mr Stals looks at South Africa's financial and economic prospects for the next five years (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 27 Jan 99)

Address by the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Dr Chris Stals, at conferences organised by Omega Investment Research (Pty) Ltd held in Frankfurt on 25/1/99 and Zurich on 27/1/99.

2 Feb 1999

Mr Brash addresses the subject of the New Zealand dollar and the recent business cycle (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 29 Jan 99)

Address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Dr Donald T Brash, to the Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce in Christchurch on 29/1/99.

31 Jan 1999

Bank of Japan's monthly report of recent economic and financial developments (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 16 Feb 99)

Bank of Japan, Communication, 16/02/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Lopes' speech before the Economic Affairs Commission of the Federal Senate (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 26 Jan 99)

Summary of a speech by the new President of the Central Bank of Brazil, Mr Francisco Lopes, before the Economic Affairs Commission of the Federal Senate in Brasilia on 26/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Gjedrem considers challenges to economic policy in Norway (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Jan 99)

Address by the Governor of the Central Bank of Norway, Mr Svein Gjedrem, at Gausdal on 28/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Heikensten discusses the new currency and the Swedish economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Jan 99)

Speech by the First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr Lars Heikensten, before the Swedish Shareholders'Association in Sölvesborg, Bromölla, on 23/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Duisenberg reports on monetary policy in the euro area (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 25 Jan 99)

Speech by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr Willem F Duisenberg, at the New Year's reception organised by the Deutsche Börse, at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Frankfurt/Main, on 25/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Bank of Japan's monthly report of recent economic and financial developments (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Jan 99)

Bank of Japan, Communication, 21/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Ferguson remarks on the international millennium challenge (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Jan 99)

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System and Chairman of the Joint Year 2000 Council, at the Bank Administration Institute, Orlando, Florida on 21/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Stals discusses the importance of the Y2K problem and the responsibility of central banks (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Jan 99)

Opening remarks by the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Dr Chris Stals, at the Regional Year 2000 Meeting of Financial Regulators from Africa organised by the Joint Year 2000 Council and the South African Reserve Bank in Pretoria on 21/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr McDonough focuses on the importance of risk management techniques and the enhancement of market discipline (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Jan 99)

Remarks by the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Mr William J McDonough, before the Bond Market Association in New York on 21/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Thiessen discusses the euro: its economic implications and its lessons for Canada (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Jan 99)

Remarks by the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Mr Gordon Thiessen, to the Canadian Club of Ottawa in Ottawa, Ontario on 20/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr George elucidates the new monetary policy arrangement in the United Kingdom and in the euro-zone (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 18 Jan 99)

Speech by the Governor of the Bank of England, Mr E A J George, at the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Glasgow on 18/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Greenspan testifies on the state of the US economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Jan 99)

Testimony of the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr Alan Greenspan, before the Committee on Ways and Means of the US House of Representatives on 20/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Duisenberg's opening statement at the European Parliament on 18 January 1999 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 18 Jan 99)

Introductory statement by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr Willem F. Duisenberg, before the European Parliament's Sub-Committee on Monetary Affairs in Brussels on 18/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Ferguson expresses his views on monetary policy and the outlook for the US economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 15 Jan 99)

Remarks by Mr Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, delivered at the East Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce, East Hanover, New Jersey on 15/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Duisenberg discusses the arrival of the euro (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Jan 99)

Speech by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr Willem F. Duisenberg, to the American European Community Association at the Netherlands Bank in Amsterdam on 14/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr George reports on the overall economic situation in the United Kingdom (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 12 Jan 99)

Speech given by the Governor of the Bank of England, Mr E.A.J. George, at the Institute for Manufacturing in London on 12/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr. Brash reviews inflation targeting: an alternative way of achieving price stability (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 5 Jan 99)

Keynote address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Dr Donald T. Brash, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of central banking in Manila on 5/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Duisenberg's opening statement at the press conference held on 7 January 1999

Introductory statement by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr W F Duisenberg, at the press conference in Frankfurt on 7/1/99 (with transcript of questions and answers)

8 Jan 1999

Mr Duisenberg's opening statement at the press conference held on 22 December 1998 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 22 Dec 98)

Introductory statement by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr W F Duisenberg, at the press conference held in Frankfurt on 22/12/98

8 Jan 1999

Mr. Yam discusses the causes of and solutions to the recent financial turmoil in the Asian region (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 5 Jan 99)

Speech by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr Joseph Yam, JP, at a symposium in commemoration of 50 years of central banking in the Philippines organised by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila on 5/1/99.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Erçel discusses the monetary policy of the European Central Bank

Opening speech by the Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Mr Gazi Erçel, at the Economic Research Foundation, Istanbul. 18/12/98 European economic and monetary union (EMU) will come to life at the beginning of next year. The European Central Bank (ECB) will commence operations, and the euro will become an official reserve currency.

8 Jan 1999

Mr Ferguson reviews last year's economic performance in the United States and comments on topics related to macroeconomics and monetary policy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 Jan 99)

Remarks by Mr Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System at the National Economic Association Forum in New York on 3/1/99.