Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2010

Date Titles
2 Mar 2010

Erkki Liikanen: Economic policy and economic theory facing challenges after the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the Finnish Economic Association annual meeting, Tampere University, Tampere, 5 February 2010.

2 Mar 2010

Daniel K Tarullo: Financial regulatory reform

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the annual US Monetary Policy Forum, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, New York, 26 February 2010.

2 Mar 2010

Paul Fisher: The corporate sector and the Bank of England's asset purchases

Speech by Mr Paul Fisher, Executive Director for Markets and Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, for the Association of Corporate Treasurers Winter Paper 2010, London, 18 February 2010.

26 Feb 2010

Svein Gjedrem: Multilateral approaches to global challenges

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 25 February 2010.

26 Feb 2010

Elizabeth A Duke: Small business lending

Testimony of Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services and Committee on Small Business, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 26 February 2010.

26 Feb 2010

Jürgen Stark: Towards a stability-oriented policy framework

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference "Reconstructing the world economy - redesigning the macro-framework", organised by the Korea Development Institute and International Monetary Fund, Seoul, 25 February 2010.

26 Feb 2010

Thomas M Hoenig: Knocking on the central bank's door

Speech by Mr Thomas M Hoenig, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, to the Peterson-Pew Commission on Budget Reform Policy Forum, Washington DC, 16 February 2010.

26 Feb 2010

Lars E O Svensson: Why a lower repo rate path?

Speech by Prof Lars E O Svensson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Umea University, Umea, 24 February 2010.

25 Feb 2010

Ben S Bernanke: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Testimony of Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 24 February 2010.

25 Feb 2010

Duvvuri Subbarao: Lessons from the financial crisis for monetary policy in emerging markets

Welcome remarks by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, for the L K Jha Memorial Lecture given by Prof John B Taylor, Mumbai, 24 February 2010.

25 Feb 2010

Hirohide Yamaguchi: Japan's economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Hirohide Yamaguchi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a Meeting with Business Leaders, Kagoshima, 24 February 2010.

25 Feb 2010

Paul Tucker: Inflation, growth and stability - balancing the Bank of England's economic priorities

Remarks by Mr Paul Tucker, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at The Institute of Economic Affairs' 27th Annual Conference "The State of the Economy", London, 23 February 2010.

25 Feb 2010

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Slaves of defunct economists

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Master Programme in International Business and Economics, University of Pavia, Pavia, 24 February 2010.

24 Feb 2010

Mario Draghi: The world economic recovery and Italy's part in it

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the 16th Associazione Italiana Analisti Finanziari AIAF - ASSIOM - ATIC FOREX Congress, Naples, 13 February 2010.

24 Feb 2010

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: A milestone towards a more efficient and internationally integrated global Islamic financial system

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the global launch of Thomson Reuters Islamic Finance Gateway, Kuala Lumpur, 22 February 2010.

24 Feb 2010

Tarisa Watanagase: Strengthening the banking and financial sector - what needs to be done?

Speech by Dr Tarisa Watanagase, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at Finance Thailand, a seminar organised by The Banker Magazine and Financial Times Business, Bangkok, 22 February 2010.

24 Feb 2010

Ric Battellino: Mining booms and the Australian economy

Address by Mr Ric Battellino, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to The Sydney Institute, Sydney, 23 February 2010.

24 Feb 2010

Cleviston Haynes: Civility, creativity and performance - building and sustaining smart partnerships for improved productivity

Speech by Mr Cleviston Haynes, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the opening of the 2010 Week of Excellence, Bridgetown, 22 February 2010.

23 Feb 2010

Patrick Honohan: The intertwined recent experience of the Irish and UK economies

Address by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank & Financial Services Authority of Ireland, to the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly 40th Plenary Conference, Cavan, 22 February 2010.

23 Feb 2010

Caleb M Fundanga: Enhancing access to finance in Zambia

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official launch of the Access Bank Zambia Limited Acacia and Longacres branches and the Visa Debit Card, Lusaka, 16 February 2010.

23 Feb 2010

Bandid Nijathaworn: The role of Early Warning Systems in economic policy formulation

Speech by Mr Bandid Nijathaworn, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the panel discussion, IMF High-level seminar "Early Warning Systems and Their Role in Surveillance", Singapore, 9 February 2010.

23 Feb 2010

Louis Kasekende: Overview of the Ugandan economy

Opening remarks by Dr Louis Kasekende, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at a workshop for launch of the revised reporting returns for commercial banks, credit institutions and MDIs, Kampala, 19 February 2010.

23 Feb 2010

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Globalisation, international financial integration and the financial crisis - the future of European and international financial market regulation and supervision

Speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Institute of International and European Affairs, Dublin, 19 February 2010.

22 Feb 2010

William C Dudley: The challenges ahead

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Center for the New Economy 2010 Economic Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 19 February 2010.

22 Feb 2010

Nout Wellink: Working on the future of the financial sector

Speech by Mr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the Dutch Embassy, London, 19 February 2010.

22 Feb 2010

Caleb M Fundanga: Financial sector development in Zambia

Remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the farewell cocktail hosted in honour of the Barclays Bank Zamia Limited Managing Director, Lusaka, 4 February 2010.

22 Feb 2010

Caleb M Fundanga: Innovation for leadership excellency

Remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the Eastern and Southern African Management Institute (ESAMI) launch of MBA Alumni Zambia Chapter, Lusaka, 12 February 2010.

22 Feb 2010

Eleni D Dendrinou-Louri: Assessing the performance and regulation of the Greek banking system

Speech by Ms Eleni D Dendrinou-Louri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the conference: "The future of banking in Greece: redefining the business of financial services to drive growth and expansion in 2009 and beyond", Athens, 21 January 2010.

19 Feb 2010

Glenn Stevens: Overview of the Australian economy and future challenges

Opening statement by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Canberra, 19 February 2010.

19 Feb 2010

Zdenek Tuma: Forecasting at the Czech National Bank

Speech by Mr Zdenek Tuma, Governor of the Czech National Bank, at the Bank's Forecasting Dinner, Prague, 18 February 2010.

19 Feb 2010

Duvvuri Subbarao: Financial crises and the impact of the latest one on India

Welcome remarks by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Fourteenth C D Deshmukh Memorial Lecture, Mumbai, 15 February 2010.

19 Feb 2010

David Longworth: Bank of Canada liquidity facilities - past, present, and future

Remarks by Mr David Longworth, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the C D Howe Institute, Toronto, 17 February 2010.

19 Feb 2010

Elizabeth A Duke: Unusual and exigent - my first year at the Fed

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, Norfolk, Virginia, 18 February 2010.

16 Feb 2010

Duvvuri Subbarao: Challenges for central banks in the context of the crisis

Inaugural address by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the International Research Conference on "Challenges for Central Banks in the Context of the Crisis", Mumbai, 12 February 2010.

16 Feb 2010

Njuguna Ndung'u: Corporate social responsibility in Kenya

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, on the occasion of the launch of Equity Group/Master Card Foundation Scholarship, Nairobi, 8 February 2010.

16 Feb 2010

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Expanding financial services in Sri Lanka

Address by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the opening of a new branch office in Jaffna by The Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd, Jaffna, 11 February 2010.

16 Feb 2010

Daniel K Tarullo: Equipping financial regulators with the tools necessary to monitor systemic risk

Testimony by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Security and International Trade and Finance, Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 12 February 2010.

16 Feb 2010

Lars E O Svensson: Inflation targeting after the financial crisis

Speech by Prof Lars E O Svensson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the International Research Conference "Challenges to Central Banking in the Context of Financial Crisis", Mumbai, 12 February 2010.

12 Feb 2010

Ben S Bernanke: Federal Reserve's exit strategy

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 10 February 2010.

12 Feb 2010

Svein Gjedrem: Economic perspectives

Annual address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the meeting of the Supervisory Council of Norges Bank, Oslo, 11 February 2010.