Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 1997

Date Titles
17 Apr 1997

Mr. Fazio discusses the current situation as regards the prevention and repression of money laundering in the financial system in Italy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 25 Feb 97)

Statement by the Governor of the Bank of Italy, Dott. Antonio Fazio, before the Chambre of Commerce of the Senate of the Italian Republic in Rome on 25/2/97.

11 Apr 1997

Mr. Bäckström discusses monetary policy and unemployment in Sweden (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 Mar 97)

Speech by the Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr. Urban Bäckström, before the Swedish Economics Association on 6/3/97.

11 Apr 1997

Mr. Stals comments on financial sector reforms in Africa (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 31 Mar 97)

Contribution by the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Dr. C. Stals, at the Sixth Session of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance and Governors of Central Banks arranged by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and held in Addis Ababa on 31/3/97.

9 Apr 1997

Mr. Greenspan looks at the need for financial reform and the importance of a decentralized banking structure in the United States (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 22 Mar 97)

Remarks by the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Greenspan, at the Annual Convention of the Independent Bankers Association of America in Phoenix, Arizona, on 22/3/97.

9 Apr 1997

Mr. Duisenberg comments on the importance of the European pact for stability and growth (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Mar 97)

Address by Dr. W.F. Duisenberg, President of the Netherlands Bank and the Bank for International Settlements, on the occasion of his acceptance of the Business Week Award, awarded by the Business Week Committee of the Economische Faculteitsvereniging of the Erasmus University in Rotterdam on 20/3/97.

8 Apr 1997

Mr Matsushita comments on recent monetary and economic conditions in Japan (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 Feb 97)

Speech given by the Governor of the Bank of Japan, Mr Yasuo Matsushita, at the Keizai Club in Tokio on 4/2/97.

3 Apr 1997

Mr. Davies looks at whether contemporary forces are eroding distinctions between central banks and pushing them towards some common model (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 Mar 97)

Text of the London School of Economic and Political Science Annual Lecture on Central Banking delivered by the Deputy Goveror of the Bank of England, Mr. Howard Davies, on 4/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Mr. Greenspan highlights some key aspects of the current economic situation in the United States (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Mar 97)

Testimony of the Chairman of the Board of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, before the Joint Economic Committee of the United States Congress on 20/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Mr. Thiessen elucidates why he is optimistic about the prospects for a stronger Canadian economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Mar 97)

Notes for remarks by the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Mr. Gordon Thiessen, to the Canadian Association for Business Economics and the Ottawa Economics Association in Ottawa on 21/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Dr. Duisenberg discusses strategies for monetary policy in EMU

Address by Dr. W.F. Duisenberg, President of the Netherlands Bank and of the Bank for International Settlements, on the occasion of the Board meeting of the Banking Federation of the European Union held in Maastricht on 20-21/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Mr. Heikensten talks about monetary policy and the Swedish economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 13 Mar 97)

Speech by the Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr. Lars Heikensten, on the occasion of the 1997 Money and Capital Markets Day arranged by The Association of Local Authorities and the Federation of County Councils on 13/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Bank of France reports industrial output continued to increase in all sectors in February 1997 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Mar 97)

BANK OF FRANCE, MONTHLY BUSINESS SURVEY, 17/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Bank of Japan's March review of monetary and economic trends in Japan (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 18 Mar 97)

BANK OF JAPAN, MONTHLY ECONOMIC REVIEW, 18/3/97.

3 Apr 1997

Ms. Phillips discusses the restrictions imposed on bank holding companies by the US Federal Reserve Board (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Mar 97)

Testimony of Governor Susan M. Phillips, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Regulatory Relief of the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs of the United States on 20/3/97.