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    Debt and Deficit Reduction

    Members of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget held a news conference about their Campaign to Fix the Debt initiative. After the news conference ended, former Senator Judd…

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    Federal Reserve Reform, Economists Panel

    Economists testified on legislative proposals that either reform abolish the Federal Reserve System.

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    Role of Central Banks

    Charles Goodhart of the London School of Economics and Stanford University Professor John Taylor gave summaries of their respective papers on of the role of central banks. Afterward,…

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    Government Debt and Fiscal Responsibility

    House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer talked about federal budget fiscal responsibility. He also talked about President Obama’s new bipartisan fiscal commission charged with…

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    Debt Reduction Task Force

    The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) launched its Debt Reduction Task Force, led by former Senator Pete Domenici and Dr. Alice Rivlin, with budget experts, business and labor leaders,…

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    U.S. Economic Issues

    Ms. Rivlin talked about the Federal Reserve Board’s role in stimulating the economy in light of economic problems brought on by the September 11 attacks in New York and…

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    Technology and the Global Economy

    Participants talked about how the presidential candidates might approach economic policy and how technology and trade policy could sustain economic growth. Among the issues they…

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    The Federal Reserve Board

    Ms. Rivlin talked about the U.S. economy and the functions of the Federal Reserve Board. She responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.

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    The Budget-Making Process

    Participants discussed the federal budget surplus, spending caps, and Republican and Democratic plans to use the surplus. After their discussion they answered questions from the…

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    Federal Reserve Issues

    Ms. Rivlin talked about the recent increase of interest rates by the Federal Reserve Board. She focused on how the increase in the interest rates should slow down the economy to…

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    The Federal Budget Surplus

    Panel members talked about the federal budget surplus and proposals for spending the money. They said that ten years ago no economist could have dreamed of a budget surplus and…

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    Social Security Symposium

    In the first panel, Mr. Apfel talked about the necessity of Social Security for the support of the elderly, disabled and others, but he explained that Social Security alone is not…

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    The Federal Reserve

    Vice Chairwoman Rivlin spoke about the Federal Reserve and the International Monetary Fund. She talked about the importance of the IMF and the role it plays in assisting nations in…

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    First Union-CoreStates Merger

    Federal Reserve officials held a public hearing on the proposed acquisition of CoreStates Financial Corporation by First Union Corporation. They heard testimony from the heads of the…

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    Federal Reserve Issues

    Vice Chair Rivlin talked about her role at the Federal Reserve and the role of the agency overall. She said the Federal Reserve runs the nation’s central bank and is the…

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    Check Clearance System Improvement

    Federal Reserve Board officials briefed reporters on a report on the the national check clearance system. The report concludes that the Federal Reserve should still provide check and…

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    U.S. Economy

    Ms. Rivlin talked about the current state of the U.S. economy and the future of economic policy. She talked about the variety of groups that make economic policy that go far…

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    U.S. Monetary Policy Part 1

    Committee members heard from Federal Reserve representatives concerning future monetary policy. They stressed that the U.S. economy is peforming very well and that monetary policy must…

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    U.S. Growth and Monetary Policy

    Ms. Rivlin talked about federal fiscal policy and its relation to future U.S. economic growth. After her prepared remarks, she took questions from the audience.

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    Bank Reform

    At a conference on banking reform, Ms. Rivlin spoke about the Federal Reserve’s prudential regulation of the banking industry. She focused on how legislation passed five…

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