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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    World Bank Anti-Corruption Efforts

    World Bank President Jim Yong Kim outlined the organization’s efforts to stop corruption in its development projects. He was joined by panelists in a discussion on ways to…

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    Federal Reserve 100th Anniversary

    Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke and two of his predecessors, Paul Volcker and Alan Greenspan, made remarks at an event celebrating the 100th anniversary of the creation of the central…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Banking Committee Confirmation

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    Mexican Peso Crisis

    Committee members heard testimony concerning the Mexican peso crisis from administration officials and other economic experts. They discussed topics such as the administration’s…

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    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…

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    Balanced Budget Amendment

    The subcommittee held a hearing on H.J. 321, proposing an amendment to the Constitution to provide for a balanced budget for the U.S. government and for greater accountability in the…

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    General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

    Guests discussed emerging trade blocs, the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, and the effects on the U.S. economy. The first group emphasized the effects of these items on America…

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    Former Soviet Union Economic Transition

    The Bretton Woods Committee sponsored a forum of economists, economic analysts, members of Congress and diplomats on the future of the economies of the independent republics of the…

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    NAFTA Impact on Agriculture

    The participants, members of the House Agriculture committee and administration officials, discussed the advantages to agriculture should the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) be…

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