Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2003

Date Titles
31 Mar 2003

Otmar Issing: Monetary and financial stability - is there a trade-off?

Speech by Professor Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Conference on ¿Monetary Stability, Financial Stability and the Business Cycle¿, Bank for International Settlements, Basel, 28-29 March 2003.

31 Mar 2003

Ian Plenderleith: The aim and operation of monetary policy

Speech by Mr Ian Plenderleith, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Merrill Lynch Macro Day, Johannesburg, 25 March 2003.

31 Mar 2003

Yves Mersch: The reform of the Governing Council of the ECB

Panel statement by Mr Yves Mersch, President of the Central Bank of Luxembourg and Member of the Governing Council of the ECB, at the Central Bankers' Panel, European Banking & Financial Forum Prague, 25 March 2003.

31 Mar 2003

Lars Heikensten: Monetary policy and potential growth

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Swedish Economics Association, Stockholm, 28 March 2003.

31 Mar 2003

The Rt Hon Sir Edward George: A brief review of economic and financial developments in the UK

Speech by The Rt Hon Sir Edward George, Governor of the Bank of England, at the Finance and Leasing Association Annual Dinner, London, 24 March 2003.

31 Mar 2003

John Hurley: A central banker's perspective of the Irish and international economic situation

Speech by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Finance Dublin Conference, Dublin, 25 March 2003.

25 Mar 2003

William L Rutledge: Implementing the New Basel Accord

Speech by Mr William L Rutledge, Executive Vice President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at The British Banker¿s Association Basel 2 / CAD 3 Half Day Conference, London, UK, 13 March 2003.

25 Mar 2003

Eva Srejber: Future scenarios for housing finance

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Institute for Housing and Urban Research, Gävle, 19 March 2003.

25 Mar 2003

Ben S Bernanke: A perspective on inflation targeting

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Annual Washington Policy Conference of the National Association of Business Economists, Washington, DC, 25 March 2003.

25 Mar 2003

Klaus Liebscher: A stable euro for a strong Europe

Panel statement by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the European Banking & Financial Forum, Prague, 25 March 2003.

25 Mar 2003

Lars Heikensten: Introduction on monetary policy

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 18 March 2003.

25 Mar 2003

David Dodge: The benefits of sound economic policies

Speech by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Italian Bankers Association, Rome, Italy, 18 March 2003.

19 Mar 2003

Andrew Large: Basel II and systemic stability

Speech by Sir Andrew Large, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the British Bankers' Association - Basel II/CAD 3 Conference, London, 13 March 2003.

19 Mar 2003

L Wilson Kamit, CBE: An overview of financial and economic developments in Papua New Guinea

Speech by Mr L Wilson Kamit, CBE, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, at the 38th SEACEN Governor¿s Conference, Manila, 13-14 February 2003.

19 Mar 2003

R Basant Roi: Indian Ocean International Bank Ltd - opening of the on-going training programme

Keynote address by Mr R Basant Roi, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, Port Louis, 8 March 2003.

19 Mar 2003

Yves Mersch: The interplay between monetary policy and fiscal policy in EMU

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at the ALGAFI General Assembly, Luxembourg, 12 March 2003.

19 Mar 2003

Yves Mersch: Financial sector Luxembourg - recent developments and financial stability

Introductory speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at the ALFI 2003 Spring Conference, Luxembourg, 11 March 2003.

19 Mar 2003

Svein Gjedrem: Monetary policy and the economic situation

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of the Central Bank of Norway, at a meeting of the Troms Fish Farming Association, Harstad, 13 March 2003.

19 Mar 2003

David Dodge: Central Bank Website of the Year

Remarks by David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the Website Awards Event, Central Banking Publications and Lombard Street Research, London, England, 12 March 2003.

14 Mar 2003

Jarle Bergo: Oil - economic policy challenges

Address by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway) at the 2003 Southern Norway Conference, Kristiansand, 11 March 2003.

14 Mar 2003

T T Mboweni: Inflation, growth and employment opportunities

Lecture by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Department of Economics, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, 6 March 2003.

14 Mar 2003

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the press conference held in Frankfurt, 6 March 2003.

14 Mar 2003

David Dodge: Meeting global challenges - the importance of sound economic policies

Remarks by David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canada-UK Chamber of Commerce, London, UK, 12 March 2003.

14 Mar 2003

Antonio Fazio: Two great economists and the challenges we face today

Address by Mr Antonio Fazio, Governor of the Bank of Italy, on the occasion of the granting of the Keynes Sraffa Award, at The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the UK, London, 25 February 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Bank of Japan's March report of recent economic and financial developments

Bank of Japan, March report of recent economic and financial developments 6 March 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Irma Rosenberg: Monetary policy and the Swedish economy

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, to the Swedish Society of Financial Analysts, Stockholm, 5 March 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Ishrat Husain: Strategy for development of Microfinance in Pakistan

Remarks delivered by Dr Ishrat Husain, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, as Chief Guest at the launching ceremony of the Financial Sector strengthening program of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Islamabad, 26 February 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Linah K Mohohlo: 2003 Monetary Policy Statement

Statement by Mrs Linah K Mohohlo, Governor of the Bank of Botswana, Gaborone, 25 February 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Ingimundur Friðriksson: Monetary policy and the current monetary situation

Address by Mr Ingimundur Friðriksson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, to a civic club meeting in Reykjavík, 26 February 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Birgir Ísl Gunnarsson: The policy and objectives of the Central Bank of Iceland

Article by Mr Birgir Ísl Gunnarsson, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Iceland, published in the Morgunbladid Newspaper, in Reykjavík, 28 February 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Alan Greenspan: Global finance - is it slowing?

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Bank of France International Symposium on Monetary Policy, Economic Cycle, and Financial Dynamics, Paris, France, (via satellite), 7 March 2003.

11 Mar 2003

Nout Wellink: The position of women in the financial sector

Address by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Conference on ¿Women at the Decision Making Positions¿, organised by the Rusian Association of Regional Banks, Amsterdam, 24 February 2003.

5 Mar 2003

Donald L Kohn: The strength in consumer durables and housing: policy stabilization or problem in the making?

Speech by Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Conference on Finance and Macroeconomics sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, San Francisco, 28 February 2003.

5 Mar 2003

Jean-Claude Trichet: The European Monetary Union and the euro

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Financial Forum 2003, organised by The Wall Street Journal Europe and The New Economy Forum, Madrid, 25 February 2003.

5 Mar 2003

Alan Greenspan: Home mortgage market

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the annual convention of the Independent Community Bankers of America, Orlando, Florida, (via satellite), 4 March 2003.

5 Mar 2003

Nicholas C Garganas: Exchange-rate regimes on the road to EMU: lessons from Greece's experience

Luncheon address by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Seminar on ¿Monetary Strategies for Accession Countries¿, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 28 February 2003.

28 Feb 2003

Susan S Bies: Retirement savings, equity ownership, and challenges to investors

Speech by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at a joint presentation to the National Economics Club and the Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession of the American Economic Association, Washington, D.C., 27 February 2003.

28 Feb 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Basel II

Testimony by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade and Technology, Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., 27 February 2003.

28 Feb 2003

Alan Greenspan: Aging global population

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Special Committee on Aging, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C., 27 February 2003.

28 Feb 2003

Alan Greenspan: Deposit insurance

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C., 26 February 2003.