Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2008

Date Titles
22 Jan 2008

John Gieve: The impact of the financial market disruption on the UK economy

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, London, 17 January 2008.

18 Jan 2008

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook

Testimony of Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on the Budget, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 17 January 2008.

18 Jan 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: A few remarks on communication by central banks

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the 25th HORIZONT Award Ceremony, Frankfurt am Main, 16 January 2008.

18 Jan 2008

Svein Gjedrem: Ethics and the Government Pension Fund ¿ global

Dinner speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the conference ¿Investing for the future¿, Oslo, 16 January 2008.

18 Jan 2008

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Towards gaining global growth potential of Islamic finance

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Seminar on Islamic Finance "Towards Gaining Global Growth Potential of Islamic Finance", Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong, 15 January 2008.

18 Jan 2008

Jürgen Stark: Knowns and unknowns about the creation of economic wealth in the euro area

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the joint ECB, Bank of France & The Conference Board Conference on ¿The Creation of Economic and Corporate Wealth in a Dynamic Economy¿, Frankfurt, 16 January 2008.

16 Jan 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: The successful entry of Malta into the euro area

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Euro Celebrations, Valletta, 12 January 2008.

16 Jan 2008

Michael C Bonello: The adaption of the euro

Welcome address by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, , during the concert held to mark Malta's membership to the euro area on Saturday, Valletta, 12 January 2008.

16 Jan 2008

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Vigorous economic growth in Bahrain

Speech by His Excellency Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the Strategic Forum on the Bilateral Trade and Investment Opportunities in the Banking and Finance, London, 10 January 2008.

16 Jan 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Improved financial services in Zambia

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official opening of The Barclays Bank Zambia Plc, Chilenje Branch, Chilenje, 9 January 2008.

16 Jan 2008

Lucas Papademos: Monetary policy communication and effectiveness

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the Annual Meeting of the Allied Social Science Associations, New Orleans, 5 January 2008.

16 Jan 2008

Thomas Jordan: Monetary policy and uncertainty

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the University Freiburg im Breisgau, Freiburg, Germany, 15 January 2008.

14 Jan 2008

Frederic S Mishkin: Monetary policy flexibility, risk management, and financial disruptions

Testimony by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York, 11 January 2008.

14 Jan 2008

Toshiro Muto: Bank of Japan's view regarding developments in economic activity and prices and the thinking behind its conduct of monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshiro Muto, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Sapporo, 10 January 2008.

14 Jan 2008

Durmuş Yilmaz: Turkey's monetary and exchange rate policy for 2008

Speech by Mr Durmuş Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey

14 Jan 2008

Y V Reddy: Some comments on macro-stability in the Indian economy

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the release of the India Development Report 2008, by IGIDR, Hyderabad, 3 January 2008.

14 Jan 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The Central Bank of the Philippines¿ expectations for business and the economy

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at a breakfast meeting for the Tuesday Club, Manila, 8 January 2008.

11 Jan 2008

Liu Shiyu: Earnestly strengthening commercial real estate management to adjust real estate credit structure and prevent credit risks

Speech by Mr Liu Shiyu, Deputy Governor of the People¿s Bank of China, at the Conference on Strengthening Commercial Real Estate Credit Management, Beijing, 11 December 2007.

11 Jan 2008

Ben S Bernanke: Financial markets, the economic outlook, and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Women in Housing and Finance and Exchequer Club Joint Luncheon, Washington DC, 10 January 2008.

11 Jan 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: Overview of recent euro area developments and the effects of globalisation on prices and real estate

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the meeting of the Management Board of the CDU, Wiesbaden, 5 January 2008.

11 Jan 2008

European Central Bank: Press conference ¿ introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 10 January 2008.

11 Jan 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The Central Bank of the Philippines in 2008 ¿ one dynamic team

New Year¿s message by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), to BSPers, at the BSP Flag Raising Ceremony, BSP Complex, Malate, Manila, 7 January 2008.

11 Jan 2008

Rundheersing Bheenick: Comprehensive reflections on economic and financial activities in Mauritius during 2007

Letter by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, to stakeholders, Bank of Mauritius, 28 December 2007.

10 Jan 2008

William R White: Some observations on the professional contributions of Palle Andersen

Speech by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the Bank for International Settlements, at the opening dinner of the BIS Conference in Honour of Palle Andersen, Basel, 2 December 2007.

10 Jan 2008

Donald L Kohn: Recent and prospective developments in monetary policy transparency and communications ¿ a global perspective

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Association for Business Economics Session, Allied Social Science Associations Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 5 January 2008.

10 Jan 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Pushing ahead through headwinds

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the regular membership meeting of the Rotary Club of Manila, Manila, 3 January 2008.

10 Jan 2008

Y V Reddy: Management of the capital account in India ¿ some perspectives

Inaugural address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society, Hyderabad, 3 January 2008.

10 Jan 2008

Christian Noyer: Possible ways of improving the process of rating

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Symposium on financial ratings, organised by the Cercle France-Amériques, Paris, 12 December 2007.

10 Jan 2008

Stanley Fischer: Main aspects of the new law for the Bank of Israel

Address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the conference in memory of the late Amnon Ben-Natan, Tel Aviv, 3 January 2008.

9 Jan 2008

Christian Noyer: Bank of France ¿ Bank of Japan: converging views (Central Bank Speeches and Articles)

Opening speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at a joint symposium of the Bank of France and the Bank of Japan, Paris, 8 January 2008.

9 Jan 2008

Toshihiko Fukui: Bank of France ¿ Bank of Japan: converging views (Central Bank Speeches and Articles)

Opening speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a joint symposium of the Bank of France and the Bank of Japan, Paris, 8 January 2008.

9 Jan 2008

Stanley Fischer: Education, ¿aliya, and the young generation in Israel (Central Bank Speeches and Articles)

Remarks by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the 2007 HIAS Scholarship Award Ceremony, Jerusalem, 28 December 2007.

9 Jan 2008

Sheryl Kennedy: Transparency ¿ the more, the better? (Central Bank Speeches and Articles)

Remarks by Ms Sheryl Kennedy, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to l'Association des femmes en finance du Québec, Montréal, Quebec, 8 January 2008.

9 Jan 2008

Donald L Kohn: Expertise and macroeconomic policy (Central Bank Speeches and Articles)

Comments by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, on "Insiders versus Outsiders in Monetary Policy-Making," by Timothy Besley, Neil Meads, and Paolo Surico, at the American Economic Association Session, Allied Social Science Associations Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 4 January 2008.

9 Jan 2008

Kazumasa Iwata: Transparency and communication policy in Japan (Central Bank Speeches and Articles)

Summary of a speech given by Mr Kazumasa Iwata, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Panel Session "Recent and Prospective Developments in Monetary Policy Transparency and Communications: A Global Perspective," at the Allied Social Science Associations Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 5 January 2008.