Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2003

Date Titles
30 May 2003

Yves Mersch: Reflections on the eurosystem's monetary policy strategy after four years

Speech by Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at the 33rd ISC-Symposium, St. Gallen, Switzerland, 23 May 2003.

30 May 2003

Toshihiko Fukui: A review of the Bank of Japan's conduct of monetary policy

Statement by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, concerning the Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control, before the Committee on Financial Affairs, House of Representatives, Tokyo, 18 April 2003.

30 May 2003

Lars Heikensten: How to promote and measure central bank efficiency

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at the Sveriges Riksbank, Stockholm, 23 May 2003.

22 May 2003

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

Bank of Japan, 21 March 2003.

22 May 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Expectations

Commencement address by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Olin School of Business, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, 16 May 2003.

22 May 2003

A G Romero: Integrity and good governance - reputation risk in the public sector and financial institutions

Speech delivered by Drs A G Romero, Executive, President of the Bank of the Netherlands Antilles, on the occasion of the opening of the Sixth Biennial Regional Central Banks Legal Seminar, Willemstad, Curaçao, 12-14 May 2003.

22 May 2003

T T Mboweni: Recent economic developments in South Africa

Speech by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Cape Times Business Breakfast, Cape Town, 20 May 2003.

22 May 2003

Svein Gjedrem: The monetary policy response to the economic outlook

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Mjøs regional business seminar, Hamar, 21 May 2003. .

22 May 2003

Willem F Duisenberg: New economy, financial markets and monetary policy

Speech by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the meeting of the Zürcher Volkswirtschaftliche Gesellschaft, Zurich, 19 May 2003.

22 May 2003

Alan Greenspan: The economic outlook

Testimony by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington, 21 May 2003.

16 May 2003

Denny Kalyalya: Regulatory framework for microfinance institutions in Zambia

Keynote address by Dr Denny Kalyalya, Deputy Governor - Operations of the Bank of Zambia at the

16 May 2003

Ewart Williams: Globalization and the international financial institutions - issues and challenges

Address by Mr Ewart Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, to the John Clifford Sealy Memorial Lecture, 30 April 2003.

16 May 2003

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Electronic payments in Malaysia

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Promotion of Electronic Banking and Payments Launching Ceremony, Electronic Banking: The Way Forward, Kuala Lumpur, 8 May 2003.

16 May 2003

Jens Thomsen: Denmark and the euro - a special relationship

Speech by Mr Jens Thomsen, Governor of National Bank of Denmark, at the Central Bank of Iceland, Reykjavik, 10 March 2003.

16 May 2003

David Dodge: Policies to sustain growth domestically and internationally

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Foreign Bankers¿ Association in the Netherlands, Amsterdam, 13 May 2003.

16 May 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, 8 May 2003.

16 May 2003

Willem F Duisenberg: Coordination of structural policies in Europe

Address by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of being decorated with the Grand Decoration of Honour in Gold with Sash for Services to the Republic of Austria by Dr Thomas Klestil, President of the Republic of Austria, Vienna, 9 May 2003.

9 May 2003

Hermann Remsperger: Monetary policy - how relevant are other policymakers?

Welcoming address by Professor Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, to the 5th Bundesbank Spring Conference ¿Monetary policy: how relevant are other policymakers?¿, Eltville, 2 May 2003.

9 May 2003

Susan S Bies: Corporate governance

Speech by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Institute of Internal Auditors Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 7 May 2003.

9 May 2003

Shri Vepa Kamesam: Payment and settlement systems

Inaugural address by Shri Vepa Kamesam, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Seminar on Payment and Settlement Systems organised by Fixed Income Money Market and Derivatives Association of India (FIMMDA), Mumbai, 6 May 2003.

9 May 2003

David Carse: The state of the banking industry in Hong Kong

Speech by Mr David Carse, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, to the Hong Kong Foreign Bank Representatives Association, Hong Kong, 6 May 2003.

9 May 2003

Birgir Ísleifur Gunnarsson: Current trends and prospects of the Icelandic economy in a global setting

Address by Mr Birgir Ísleifur Gunnarsson, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Iceland, at the ¿Wirtschaftstag Island¿, Berlin, 30 April 2003

9 May 2003

Bodil Nyboe Andersen: Recent economic developments in Denmark

Speech by Mrs Bodil Nyboe Andersen, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Danish Mortgage Banks, Copenhagen, 30 April 2003.

9 May 2003

David Dodge: Monetary policy developments in Canada

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Senate Banking, Trade and Commerce Committee, Otttawa, 30 April 2003.

9 May 2003

Alan Greenspan: Corporate governance

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2003 Conference on Bank Structure and Competition, Chicago, Illinois (via satellite), 8 May 2003.

30 Apr 2003

Ben S Bernanke: Will business investment bounce back?

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Forecasters Club, New York, 24 April 2003.

30 Apr 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Basel II - a case study in risk management

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Risk Management Workshop for Regulators, The World Bank, Washington, D.C., 28 April 2003.

30 Apr 2003

Alan Greenspan: Follow-up to the semiannual monetary policy report to the Congress

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, 30 April 2003.

30 Apr 2003

David Dodge: The Bank of Canada's views on the Canadian economy and inflation

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the House of Commons Finance Committee, Ottawa, 29 April 2003.

30 Apr 2003

Lucas Papademos: Presentation of the European Central Bank's Annual Report for 2002

Introductory statement by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 29 April 2003.

28 Apr 2003

Li Ruogu: The Chinese economy and world economic outlook

Statement by Mr Li Ruogu, Assistant Governor of the People¿s Bank of China, at the Seventh Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, Washington, D.C., 12 April 2003.

28 Apr 2003

Sakuya Fujiwara: Inside a monetary policy meeting

Speech by Mr Sakuya Fujiwara, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at Toyo University, 13 March 2003.

28 Apr 2003

R Basant Roi: The monetary policy stance of the Bank of Mauritius

Keynote address by Mr R Basant Roi, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at a seminar organised by the Mauritius Export Processing Zone Association, Pointe aux Piments, Mauritius, 23 April 2003.

28 Apr 2003

Lee Hsien Loong: Remaking the Singapore economy

Keynote address by Mr Lee Hsien Loong, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Annual Dinner of the Economics Society of Singapore, Singapore, 8 April 2003.

28 Apr 2003

Guillermo Ortiz: The state of the Mexican economy

Speech by Dr Guillermo Ortiz, Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the LXVI Banking Convention, Mérida, Yucatán, 4 April 2003.

28 Apr 2003

Marian Jusko: Approaching the euro

Speech by Mr Marian Jusko, Governor of the National Bank of Slovakia, at the Conference "Challenges of EU Accession", Prague, 1 April 2003.

28 Apr 2003

Ernst Welteke: A European perspective on the world economy

Address by Mr Ernst Welteke, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 13th Annual Hyman P Minsky conference on the state of the US and world economies "Economic Policy for Sustainable Growth", New York, 15 April 2003.

16 Apr 2003

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

Bank of Japan, 9 April 2003

16 Apr 2003

Mark W Olson: Basel II - its implications for second-tier and community-size banks

Speech by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2003 Banking Institute, Center for Banking and Finance, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, 10 April 2003.

16 Apr 2003

Glenn Stevens: Inflation targeting - a decade of Australian experience

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to South Australian Centre for Economic Studies April 2003 Economic Briefing, Adelaide, 10 April 2003.