Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2011

Date Titles
15 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with Weser-Kurier

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, in Weser-Kurier, Germany, conducted by Ms Annemarie Struß-von Poellnitz on 11 February 2011 and published on 13 February 2011.

15 Feb 2011

Daniel K Tarullo: Assessing the regulatory, economic, and market implications of the Dodd-Frank derivatives title

Testimony of Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 15 February 2011.

14 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: The essence of economic and monetary union

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, as the Guest of Honour at the Schaffermahlzeit, Bremen, 11 February 2011.

14 Feb 2011

Duvvuri Subbarao: Tribute to two distinguished academics and economists

Welcome remarks by Mr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the third P R Brahmananda Memorial Lecture by Prof Stanley Fischer "Central Bank Lessons from the Global Crisis", Mumbai, 11 February 2011.

14 Feb 2011

Ivan Iskrov: Growth and the financial system - lessons from emerging Europe with a focus on Bulgaria

Speech by Mr Ivan Iskrov, Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank, at the conference on "Achieving sustainable growth in South East Europe: macroeconomic policies, structural reforms, socio-political support, and a sound financial system", organised by the Bank of Greece and St Antony's College (Oxford), Athens, 11 February 2011.

14 Feb 2011

Fabrizio Saccomanni: The European Union and the global crisis - the implications for banks, finance and economic policy

Remarks by Mr Fabrizio Saccomanni, Director General of the Bank of Italy, at the Federal Ministry of Finance, Berlin, 8 February 2011.

14 Feb 2011

Sarah Bloom Raskin: Putting the low road behind us

Speech by Ms Sarah Bloom Raskin, member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2011 Midwinter Housing Finance Conference, Park City, Utah, 11 February 2011.

11 Feb 2011

Glenn Stevens: Overview of the Australian economy and challenges ahead

Opening statement by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Canberra, 11 February 2011.

11 Feb 2011

Louis Kasekende: The evolving nature of macroeconomic management in Sub-Saharan Africa and its implications for IMF programs

Speech by Dr Louis Kasekende, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at a retreat with the IMF Resident Representative, Kampala, 26 January 2011.

11 Feb 2011

John Murray: Commodity prices - the long and the short of it

Remarks by Mr John Murray, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) - Saskatchewan/Johnson/Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, Regina, Saskatchewan, 10 February 2011.

11 Feb 2011

George A Provopoulos: Economic policies, institutions, and the political-social environment that can increase and sustain potential growth

Welcome address by Mr George A Provopoulos, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Bank of Greece - University of Oxford (South East European Studies at Oxford, SEESOX) conference, Athens, 11 February 2011.

10 Feb 2011

Ewart S Williams: Stimulating domestic capital in the energy sector

Address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Trinidad and Tobago energy conference, Port-of-Spain, 8 February 2011.

10 Feb 2011

Andreas Dombret: Financial stability - challenges facing the public banking sector

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 9th Handelsblatt Jahrestagung, Berlin, 2 February 2011.

10 Feb 2011

Brian P Sack: Implementing the Federal Reserve's asset purchase program

Remarks by Mr Brian P Sack, Executive Vice President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Global Interdependence Center Central Banking Series Event, Philadelphia, 9 February 2011.

10 Feb 2011

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Monetary union, regulation and supervision

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 9th Annual European Financial Services Conference "Taking Stock of Reform: Fragmentation or Convergence?", Brussels,10 February 2011.

9 Feb 2011

Prasarn Trairatvorakul: The rise of Asia - finding the right balance for policy

Address by Dr Prasarn Trairatvorakul, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) seminar on "Outlook for the Global Economy and Financial Markets 2011", Bangkok, 8 February 2011.

9 Feb 2011

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook and monetary and fiscal policy

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on the Budget, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 9 February 2011.

9 Feb 2011

Rundheersing Bheenick: 2010 - annus horribilis and coping strategies

Letter by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, to stakeholders, Bank of Mauritius, Port Louis, 27 January 2011.

8 Feb 2011

Axel A Weber: The euro - opportunities and challenges

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Ragnar Nurkse-Lecture, Tallinn, 7 February 2011.

7 Feb 2011

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Regulatory insights - successfully supporting the next phase of development for the regional insurance markets

Keynote speech by HE Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the 7th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum (MEIF), Manama, 7 February 2011.

7 Feb 2011

Masaaki Shirakawa: Toward a revitalization of Japan's economy

Speech by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan, Tokyo, 7 February 2011.

4 Feb 2011

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook and macroeconomic policy

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the National Press Club, Washington DC, 3 February 2011.

4 Feb 2011

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 3 February 2011.

4 Feb 2011

Ignazio Visco: Key issues for the success of macroprudential policies

Speech by Mr Ignazio Visco, Deputy Director General of the Bank of Italy, at the Bank of Korea-Bank for International Settlements (BOK-BIS) Conference on Macroprudential Regulation and Policy, Seoul, 18 January 2011.

4 Feb 2011

Louis Kasekende: The benefits of regionalism

Opening remarks by Mr Louis Kasekende, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the meeting of the Technical officials of the Association of African Central Banks (AACB) - Eastearn Africa Region, Kampala, 2 February 2011.

3 Feb 2011

Elizabeth A Duke: From community banker to central banker - my journey

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Dean's Speaker Series, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 2 February 2011.

3 Feb 2011

DeLisle Worrell: The search for practical economics

Remarks by Dr DeLisle Worrell, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the International Monetary Fund-Central Bank of Barbados-University of the West Indies (IMF CBB-UWI) conference, Bridgetown, 27 January 2011.

3 Feb 2011

Durmus Yilmaz: Recent economic and financial developments in Turkey

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the press conference for the presentation of the Inflation Report, Ankara, 25 January 2011.

3 Feb 2011

Seiji Nakamura: Japan's monetary policy and developments in economic activity and prices

Speech by Mr Seiji Nakamura, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with Business Leaders, Fukushima, 25 November 2010.

2 Feb 2011

Christian Noyer: There will be no break-up of the euro area - interview in "Sud Ouest"

Interview with Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, in Sud Ouest, Bordeaux, conducted by Mr Bernard Broustet on 17 January 2011.

2 Feb 2011

Stefan Ingves: Basel III - much-needed regulations for a safer banking sector

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Swedish Society of Financial Analysts, Stockholm, 1 February 2011.

2 Feb 2011

Thomas Jordan: The challenges of the global economic crisis - can Switzerland master them?

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, on the occasion of a panel discussion at the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, Vienna, 1 February 2011.

2 Feb 2011

DeLisle Worrell: The frontier of practice in international criminal law

Opening remarks by Dr DeLisle Worrell, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the University of the West Indies' (UWI) Course in International Crime, Bridgetown, 17 January 2011.

2 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: "E pluribus unum" - the legacy of Tommaso Padoa Schioppa

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the colloquium in honour of Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa at the Bocconi University, Milan, 1 February 2011.

2 Feb 2011

Tiff Macklem: Canada's competitive imperative - investing in productivity gains

Remarks by Mr Tiff Macklem, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at a Productivity Summit Series Luncheon, Edmonton, Alberta, 1 February 2011.

2 Feb 2011

Yoshihisa Morimoto: Economic activity and prices in Japan and monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Yoshihisa Morimoto, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with Business Leaders, Saitama, 9 December 2010.

1 Feb 2011

Hirohide Yamaguchi: Challenges for Japan's financial system after the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Hirohide Yamaguchi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Symposium co-hosted by the University of Tokyo and the Development Bank of Japan, Tokyo, 10 December 2010.

1 Feb 2011

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: This time may truly be different - balance sheet adjustment under population ageing

Speech by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 2011 American Economic Association Annual Meeting, panel "The Future of Monetary Policy", Denver, 7 January 2011.

31 Jan 2011

Christian Noyer: Inflation, Europe's response to the debt crisis, emerging-market economies and priorities for the G-20 - interview in The Wall Street Journal

Interview with Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, in The Wall Street Journal, Paris, conducted by Mr Brian Blackstone and Ms Nathalie Boschat on 24 January 2011 and published on 26 January 2011.

31 Jan 2011

Ardian Fullani: Recent economic and financial developments in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the press conference on Bank of Albania (BoA) Supervisory Council decisions on Monetary Policy, Tirana, 26 January 2011.