Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2003

Date Titles
2 Dec 2003

Ernst Welteke: Reforming Europe (

Closing remarks by Mr Ernst Welteke, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the European Banking Congress, Frankfurt, 21 November 2003.

2 Dec 2003

Jean Claude Trichet: The ECB's monetary policy strategy after the evaluation and clarification of May 2003

Speech by Mr Jean Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, delivered at the Center for Financial Studies¿ key event, Frankfurt am Main, 20 November 2003.

27 Nov 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Economic outlook

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Executives¿ Club of Chicago, Chicago, 21 November 2003.

27 Nov 2003

Lucas D Papademos: Challenges for monetary policy in Europe

Address by Mr Lucas D Papademos, Vice President of the EuropAddress by Mr Lucas D Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 9. Internationales Finanz- und Wirtschaftsforum, Vienna, 13 November 2003.

27 Nov 2003

Jean Claude Trichet: Europe at the crossroads

Speech by Mr Jean Claude Trichet, President of the European Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at a dinner on the occasion of the Frankfurt European Banking Congress, Frankfurt am Main, 20 November 2003.

27 Nov 2003

Klaus Liebscher: Global development and stability - the challenge for international institutions

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian NatiSpeech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät der Universität Innsbruck (CSI), Innsbruck, 21 November 2003.

27 Nov 2003

David Dodge: Low and predictable inflation and the performance of Canadian labour markets

Lecture by David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Lecture by David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John¿s, Newfoundland and Labrador, 20 November 2003.

31 Oct 2003

Lars Nyberg: Developments in the property market

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at Stock market day, Malmö, 18 October 2003.

31 Oct 2003

Jaime Caruana: Coordinating regulation and supervision of banks - Basel II and beyond

Remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at t...

31 Oct 2003

Birgir Ísleifur Gunnarsson: The Central Bank of Iceland and monetary policy

Address by Mr Birgir Ísleifur Gunnarsson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, to a meeting of the Reykjavík Rotary Clu...

31 Oct 2003

Willem F Duisenberg: Maastricht and the future of Europe

Speech by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the presentation of a stamp commemorating the ...

31 Oct 2003

Mervyn King: Stocktake of the UK economy

Speech by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, at the East Midlands Development Agency/Bank of England Dinner, ...

31 Oct 2003

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 Mon...

31 Oct 2003

I J Macfarlane: Asia's role in Australia's economic future

Tenth Annual Sir Edward ¿Weary¿ Dunlop Asialink Lecture by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Sy...

31 Oct 2003

Ben S Bernanke: The influence of Milton Friedman's monetary framework on contemporary monetary theory and practice

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Conference on the Legacy of Milton and Rose Friedman's Free to Choose, Dallas, Texas, 24 October 2003.

20 Oct 2003

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

Bank of Japan, 14 October 2003.

20 Oct 2003

T T Mboweni: African economic integration

Keynote address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the 5th Annual African Development Finance...

20 Oct 2003

Alan Bollard: Investing in a low inflation world

Address by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Auckland Club and the MBA Business Meeting,...

20 Oct 2003

Burhanuddin Abdullah: Monetary and banking in Indonesia - developments and challenges ahead

Speech by Mr Burhanuddin Abdullah, Governor of Bank Indonesia, to the Financial Club, Jakarta, 21 August 2003.

20 Oct 2003

Burhanuddin Abdullah: Globalization, financial stability and regional cooperation

Keynote address by Mr Burhanuddin Abdullah, Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the 33rd Asean Banking Council Meeting, Bali, 10...

20 Oct 2003

Joseph Yam: The link - 20 years on

Graduate talk by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority; at the Alumni Link Launching Ceremony,...

20 Oct 2003

Matti Vanhala: Challenges for Finnish economic policy in an unstable international environment

Abstract of a speech by Mr Matti Vanhala, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the conference ¿Monetary policy in 2004¿, Hel...

20 Oct 2003

Philipp M Hildebrand: Monetary policy in a global context

Speech by Mr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss-American Chamber ...

20 Oct 2003

Lars Heikensten: Introduction to monetary policy

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 16 October...

20 Oct 2003

Willem F Duisenberg: TACIS 'Central Bank Training' contract project

Introductory statement by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the signing of...

13 Oct 2003

Jarle Bergo: Monetary policy and business cycles

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at Kunnskapsparken Bodø, 25 September 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Susan Schmidt Bies: Comments on the current state of the economy

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Annual Economic Outlook Conference, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 8 October 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: The New England Economic Adventure

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the opening of the New England Economic Adventure at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, 8 October 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: The future of financial services - revisited

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Future of Financial Services Conference, University of Massachusetts, Boston, 8 October 2003.

13 Oct 2003

M R Pridiyathorn Devakula: The Bank of Thailand's new Data Management System

Speech by Mr M R Pridiyathorn Devakula, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the inauguration ceremony of The Financial Institutions Electronic Data Submission for the Data Management System Project (DMS), Bangkok, 1 October 2003.

13 Oct 2003

T T Mboweni: Review of the South African Reserve Bank and its activities - 1998-2003, a preliminary assessment

Speech by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Cape Town Press Club, Cape Town, 29 September 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Outlook and prospects for Asia

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Asia Pacific Bankers Club Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 15 September 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Islamic finance - dynamic industry in a rapidly changing global environment

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 2nd International Islamic Finance Conference, Dubai, UAE, 22 September 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Building a comprehensive Islamic financial system - new financial opportunities

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Institute of Islamic Banking and Insurance's International Conference on Islamic Insurance, London, 26 September 2003.

13 Oct 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 Lisbon,2 October 2003.

13 Oct 2003

Jaime Caruana: What next for Basel?

Remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at The Seventh Annual Supervision Conference of The British Bankers Association, London, 9 October 2003.

7 Oct 2003

Edward M Gramlich: Maintaining price stability

Remarks by Mr Edward M Gramlich, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Economic Club of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, 1 October 2003.

7 Oct 2003

Ben S Bernanke: Monetary policy and the stock market - some empirical results

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Fall 2003 Banking and Finance Lecture, Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania, 2 October 2003.

7 Oct 2003

Toshiro Muto: Battle against deflation

Speech by Mr Toshiro Muto, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at Japan Society, New York, 26 September 2003.

7 Oct 2003

Birgir Isleifur Gunnarsson: Improving the world economy

Statement by the Hon Birgir Isleifur Gunnarsson, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Iceland and Governor of the Fund for Iceland on behalf of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden, at the 2003 IMF