792Mar 4, 2013
Paul Volcker on Lessons from the 2008 Financial Crisis
Former Federal Reserve Board of Governors Chairman Paul Volcker expressed concern about the United States' long-term debt situation and warned that the Federal Reserve would have difficulty ending ...
464Nov 16, 2012
Fiscal Cliff, Federal Reserve Panel
Former Federal Reserve Chairs Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker gave their assessment of the “fiscal cliff,” impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress fails to ...
636Oct 17, 2012
United States and United Kingdom Banking Standards
Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee on the differences between the United States and United Kingdom banking standards. He also ...
499Oct 15, 2012
Book Discussion on Volcker: The Triumph of Persistence
New York University Professor William Silber and former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker talked about Mr. Volcker’s life and years of government service. Mr. Silber is the ...
259May 9, 2012
Federal Support for Financial Institutions
Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks from making speculative investments for their own profit. Mr. Volker testified that ...
875Mar 14, 2012
Paul Volcker Remarks
Paul Volcker gave the keynote address at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the United States and globally. Following his remarks he was interviewed by Steve Clemmons and spoke ...
1,983Dec 10, 2010
Book Discussion on A History of the Federal Reserve
Allan Meltzer talked about his book, A History of the Federal Reserve: Volume 2, 1951-1986 (University of Chicago Press, 2010), with Paul Volcker, former chairman of the Federal Reserve under ...
741Apr 28, 2010
Federal Budget and the National Debt, Closing
Following a videotaped interview with Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker on the state of the economy and government responses to the economic crisis, participants spoke about future fiscal ...
480Sep 24, 2009
Systemic Risk and Resolution Issues
Witnesses testified on a proposed financial regulatory overhaul, focusing on systemic risk and resolution issues. They particularly discussed recent bank and financial institution bailouts and ...
496Mar 13, 2007
U.S. Business Regulation
Secretary Paulson spoke about the state of the U.S. economy, conditions for economic growth in U.S. and global markets, and the role of government in market regulation. Following his remarks ...
123Apr 1, 2006
William Proxmire Memorial Service
The family of former Senator William Proxmire (D-WI) held a memorial service for him. Tributes were given by Mr. Paul Volcker, former Vice President Mondale, Senator Kennedy, and ...
17Sep 30, 2002
Global Economic Growth
Participants talked about the state of the global economy. Among the topics they addressed were perceptions of various financial markets, the economic growth and the financial markets in Japan, ...
12Jul 18, 2002
Mr. Volcker will talk about the state of the economy and corporate accountability proposals before Congress. He will also talk about the hearings he is chairing this week for the Brooking ...
12Jun 25, 2002
Credible Financial Disclosures
Mr. Volcker talked about corporate responsibility and disclosures of earnings reports. Among the topics he addressed were recent business scandals involving improper financial reporting, ...
29Mar 12, 2001
Participants talked with reporters about saving federal dollars for the future through budget policy, tax cuts, and disciplined use of the federal budget surplus. Among the issues they ...
30Mar 20, 1998
U.S.-German Economic Relations
Mr. Kempe moderated this discussion on U.S.-German economic relations. The panelists examined several issues, including a single European currency, globalization, and the influence of U.S. ...
20Apr 3, 1997
Mr. Volcker delivered the keynote address at a conference on aging and national retirement policy. He spoke about the impact of U.S. demographics on entitlement programs and the U.S. ...
20Mar 13, 1997
21st-Century Surprises and Threats
Panelists examined possible threats and surprises in international affairs over the next century. Mr. Volcker spoke about threats to U.S. status as the only superpower. Mr. Mead ...
19Feb 9, 1996
The Federal Budget
Mr. Volcker talked about the federal budget and its relation to the U.S. economy. He also took questions from the audience.
18Nov 2, 1995
Economic Awards Dinner
Chairman Greenspan was presented with the Economic Patriot Award, following which he talked about federal budget and deficit issues. After prepared remarks by several speakers, questions from ...
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