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    Central Banks and the Global Economy

    Current and former central bank officials talked about monetary policy and the state of the global economy. Among the topics they addressed were if the financial crisis of 2008 has…

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    Elements of Financial Reform

    Paul Volcker, former Federal Reserve chair, spoke about financial regulation reform. In his remarks he said that financial firms must face the real threat of closure for any new…

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    Bank Supervision and Monetary Policy

    Witnesses testified about bank supervision and monetary policy. Among the topics they addressed were the Federal Reserve’s involvement in bank regulation, the size of banks to be…

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    High-Risk Activities by Banks

    Witnesses testified on President Obama’s proposal to impose restrictions on the size and scope of financial firms to rein in excessive risk taking and to protect taxpayers. The…

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    Economic Advisory Board Members' Remarks

    Members of the President’s Economic Advisory Board spoke to reporters after meeting with President Obama.

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    U.S. Economic Policy

    President Obama and Paul Volker spoke to the press and answered questions in the Oval Office about the state of the economy, stimulus programs, and the U.S. banking industry.

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    Presidential Economic Recovery Advisory Board

    President Obama and Chairman Volcker introduced the members of the President’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. President Obama signed the order authorizing the board and spoke…

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