Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2002

Date Titles
20 Nov 2002

Jarle Bergo: Efficiency in the Norwegian payment system

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Conference on payment systems 2002, Oslo, 14 November 2002.

20 Nov 2002

Jarle Bergo: Oil revenues, monetary policy and economic cycles

Lecture by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Telemark University College, Bø, 13 November 2002.

20 Nov 2002

Villy Bergström: Monetary policy and wage formation in Sweden

Speech by Mr Villy Bergström, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at the HSB Bank¿s Finansdag, Stockholm, 13 November 2002.

20 Nov 2002

Nout Wellink: Central banks as guardians of financial stability

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of De Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, at the seminar 'Current issues in central banking', on the occasion of the opening of the new office building of the Central Bank of Aru

19 Nov 2002

Lars Heikensten: The krona, Sweden and EMU

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the öhman Fondkommission, Stockholm, 13 November 2002.

19 Nov 2002

Svein Gjedrem: Monetary policy and the economic situation

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at a meeting of the Mid-Norway Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Trondheim, 14 November 2002.

19 Nov 2002

Svein Gjedrem: Monetary policy in an open economy

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Confederation of Higher Education Unions, Kongsberg, 13 November 2002.

19 Nov 2002

Nout Wellink: The Bank - a hybrid legal organisation

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of De Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, at the conference ¿Role of Money in Private Law¿ organised by the Marcel Henri Bregstein Foundation, Amsterdam, 1 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

Arnold Schilder: Accounting standards, transparency and supervision

Speech by Professor Arnold Schilder, Executive Director of De Nederlandsche Bank NV, Board Member of the Pensions and Insurance Supervisory Authority of the Netherlands, and Chairman of the Accounting Task Force of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the congress EYe on Banking, sponsored by Ernst & Young, in Utrecht, 6 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

T T Mboweni: Monetary policy and inflation

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Bureau for Economic Research Annual Conference, Cape Town, 7 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Islamic banking and finance

Welcoming address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the inauguration of the Islamic Financial Services Board, Kuala Lumpur, 3 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

Klaus Liebscher: The euro - an anchor of stability in the international financial architecture

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the International Financial and Economic Forum, Vienna, 14 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

I J Macfarlane: Monetary policy in an uncertain world

Talk by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to CEDA Annual General Meeting Dinner, Melbourne, 13 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

Willem F Duisenberg: The euro area - recent developments and the economic outlook

Opening remarks by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, of the panel on 'Recent developments in the world economy'at the 2nd international conference organised by the Banco de Mexico, Mexico City , 12 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

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, 7 November 2002.

15 Nov 2002

The Rt Hon Sir Edward George: Turandot - an allegory about the state of the global economy

Speech by The Rt Hon Sir Edward George, Governor of the Bank of England, at the Association of Corporate Treasurers Annual Dinner, London, 13 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

Susan S Bies: North American monetary policy - key developments in recent times

Speech by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Canadian American Business Council's RBC Distinguished Speakers Series, Embassy of Canada, Washington, DC, 12 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

Susan S Bies: Effective accounting and disclosure for financial transactions and financial institutions

Remarks by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Conference on Banks and Savings Institutions, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Washington, DC, 7 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

Mark W Olson: The banking industry in 2002 after a decade of change

Speech by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the First Annual Convention of the Ohio Bankers League, Columbus, Ohio, 12 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Economic progress and small business

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 12 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Recent experience and economic outlook

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2003 Global Economic and Investment Outlook Conference, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 12 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

Alan Greenspan: The wealth of nations revisited

Speech by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at Banco de Mexico's Second International Conference 'Macroeconomic Stability, Financial Markets, and Economic Development', Mexico City, Mexico, 12 November 2002.

14 Nov 2002

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, 13 November 2002.

1 Nov 2002

X P Guma: Monetary policy transparency and openness

Speech delivered by Dr X P Guma, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, on behalf of Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the launch of the labour markets and social frontiers publication series, 15 October 2002.

1 Nov 2002

M R Pridiyathorn Devakula: Thailand's emergence from the crisis - new paradigm for sustainable growth

Speech by Mr M R Pridiyathorn Devakula, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the International Conference on 'Economic Recovery and Reforms', Bangkok, 28 October 2002.

1 Nov 2002

Lee Hsien Loong: Remaking Singapore's financial sector

Speech by Mr Lee Hsien Loong, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at a MAS Staff Seminar, Singapore, 29 October 2002.

1 Nov 2002

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Global trends for the emerging market economies

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 22nd ACI Asia-Pacific Congress on Financial Markets in the K-economy, Kuala Lumpur, 31 October 2002.

1 Nov 2002

Jean-Claude Trichet: The international financial architecture

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, Governor of the Bank of France, to the Foreign Policy Association, New York, 30 September 2002.

28 Oct 2002

Lee Hsien Loong: Singapore's economic restructuring against the background of Asia's changing economic landscape

Keynote address by DPM Lee Hsien Loong, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore at the Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific summit 2002, Singapore, 22 October 2002.

28 Oct 2002

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Productivity growth - a realistic assessment

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Stockton Lectures 2002, London Business School, London, U.K., 24 October 2002.

28 Oct 2002

David Dodge: Economic and financial trends in Canada

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at a press conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report, 23 October 2002.

28 Oct 2002

William J McDonough: Promoting financial resilience

Remarks by Mr William J McDonough, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Cato Institute¿s 20th Annual Monetary Conference on ¿International Financial Crises: What Role for Government?¿ cosponsored with The Economist, New York, 17 October 2002.

28 Oct 2002

Alan Greenspan: Productivity

Speech by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the US Department of Labor and American Enterprise Institute Conference, Washington, D.C., 23 October 2002.

25 Oct 2002

Otmar Issing: Relationship lending in the euro area

Dinner speech by Prof Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Second ECB Central Banking Conference 'The transformation of the European Financial System', 24-25 October 2002, Frankfurt am Main, 24 October 2002.

25 Oct 2002

Niklaus Blattner: The euro - implications for Switzerland and for the monetary policy of the Swiss National Bank

Speech by Professor Niklaus Blattner, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Banking Studies Center Colloquium, Lugano, 22 October 2002.

25 Oct 2002

Nicholas C Garganas: The European financial marketplace

Speech by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at The Economist Conference: Private Banking and Asset Management, Athens, 22 October 2002.

25 Oct 2002

Willem F Duisenberg: The transformation of the European financial system

Welcome speech by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the Second ECB Central Banking Conference, 24-25 October 2002, Frankfurt am Main, 24 October 2002.

25 Oct 2002

Jean-Claude Trichet: Leadership in Europe - euro, enlargement, economic reform

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, Governor of the Banque de France, at the 7th annual conference of the German-British Forum, London, 17 October 2002.

25 Oct 2002

Nout Wellink: The monetary strategy of the Eurosystem - an assessment

Lecture by Dr Nout Wellink, President of De Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, at the 16th annual Tinbergen Lecture organised by the Royal Society for Political Economy (Koninklijke Vereniging voor Staathuishoudkunde), Amsterdam, 18 October 2002.

18 Oct 2002

Ben S Bernanke: Asset-price ¿bubbles¿ and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the New York Chapter of the National Association for Business Economics, New York, 15 October 2002.