Speeches published in 2002

16/12/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  Macroeconomic stability and growth in the European Monetary Union
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at The Economist Conference: Portugal and the European Union, Lisbon, 16 December 2002.
09/12/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  The relevance of financial sector developments for accession countries
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at The Economist Conferences - 3rd Cyprus Summit on "Countdown to European Accession", Nicosia, 9 December 2002.
09/12/2002
Otmar Issing:  Monetary policy in a world of uncertainty
Prof. Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Economic Policy Forum Fondation Banque de France Centre d'Etudes Prospectives et d'Informations Internationales CEPII Université Aix-Marseille IDEP, Paris, 9 December 2002
05/12/2002
Otmar Issing:  Why stable prices and stable markets are important and how they fit together
Professor Otmar Issing, First Conference of the Monetary Stability Foundation, 5 December 2002, Frankfurt/Main
03/12/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament with the President of the European Central Bank, in accordance with Article 113(3) of the Treaty on European Union
Introductory statement by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 3 December 2002.
02/12/2002
Otmar Issing:  The euro after four years: is there a risk of deflation?
Professor Otmar Issing, 16th European Finance Convention, 2 December 2002, London
27/11/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  Reflection on euro area membership
Dr. Sirkka Hämäläinen Member of the Executive Board, Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Germany, Conference on "Sweden, EMU and the euro", Frankfurt am Main, 27 November 2002
22/11/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  Some thoughts on the performance of the ECB
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at the Deutsch-Spanische Gesellschaft, Stuttgart, 22 November 2002
22/11/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  International currencies: where does the euro stand?
Speech by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt European Banking Congress 2002, 22 November 2002.
18/11/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  The role of monetary policy and the central banks in global financial stability
Dr. Sirkka Hämäläinen Member of the Executive Board Session on "The future of the international financial structure", 8th European Forum, BMW Stiftung Herbert Quandt, Berlin, 16 November 2002
13/11/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  "The euro - a world currency"
Dr. Sirkka Hämäläinen, Member of the Executive Board, The Hochschule für Bankwirtschaft, Frankfurt am Main, 13 November 2002
12/11/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Opening remarks
Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, panel on "Recent developments in the world economy" at the 2nd international conference organised by the Banco de Mexico, Mexico City
11/11/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  The euro: a driving force in a globalised financial system
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Official Spanish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce, Zurich, 11 November 2002
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04/11/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Trajectories towards the euro and the role of ERM II
Speech by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 2002 East-West Conference 'Structural challenges and the search for an adequate policy mix in the EU and in central and eastern Europe', Vienna, 4 November 2002.
25/10/2002
Otmar Issing:  Second ECB Central Banking Conference 24-25 October 2002, Frankfurt am Main
Relationship lending in the euro area Prof. Otmar Issing's Dinner Speech at the Second ECB Central Banking Conference "The transformation of the European Financial System" 24 October 2002
24/10/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Second ECB Central Banking Conference 24-25 October 2002, Frankfurt am Main
The transformation of the European financial system, Welcome speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 24 October 2002.
14/10/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Perspectives on EU enlargement
Speech delivered by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of receiving an honorary doctorate from IMADEC University, Vienna, 14 October 2002.
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08/10/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliamentwith the President of the European Central Bank, in accordance with Article 113(3) of the Treaty on European Union
Introductory statement by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 8 October 2002.
08/10/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  The integration of Europe's financial markets
Speech delivered by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at a gala dinner on the occasion of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the World Federation of Exchanges in Amsterdam, 8 October 2002.
24/09/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  The first nine months of the euro cash era
Speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the, International Imaging Industry Summit, Schloss Bensberg, 24 September 2002
17/09/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  European financial integration and stability
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at the conference organised by the Association of Foreign Bank Representatives in Germany, Frankfurt am Main, 17 September 2002.
30/08/2002
Otmar Issing:  Monetary Policy in a Changing Economic Environment
Professor Otmar Issing, Symposium "Rethinking Stabilisation Policy", Jackson Hole, 30 August 2002
24/07/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Reply
Reply by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of receiving the Grand Cross 1st class of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frankfurt am Main, 24 July 2002
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10/07/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Public hearing on "After Enron: financial supervision in Europe" at theCommittee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Statement on "EU structures for financial regulation, supervision and stability"by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central BankBrussels, 10 July 2002
05/07/2002
Otmar Issing:  Some reflections on handling monetary policy in a global environment
Prof. Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Frankfurt, 5 July 2002.
05/07/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  International Research Forum on Monetary Policy
Opening address delivered by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt, 5 July 2002.
02/07/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Presentation of the ECB's Annual Report 2001 to the European Parliament
Introductory statement delivered by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Strasbourg, 2 July 2002.
29/06/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  "The Euro Goes East"
Lecture by Professor Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB 8th Dubrovnik Economic Conference, 29 June 2002
13/06/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  The euro as a catalyst for integration and competition in EMU
Speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the 30th Economics Conference "Competition of Regions and Integration in EMU", Vienna, 13 June 2002.
11/06/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  Exchange rate policies in the accession process
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at the conference on "Alternative Exchange Rate Regimes in the Globalised World" marking the 10th anniversary of the Currency Board in Estonia, Tallinn, 11 June 2002.
10/06/2002
Otmar Issing:  ECB Watchers conference: monetary policy and the role of the price stability definition
Panel speech by Prof. Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Milan, 10 June 2002.
30/05/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  The role of the euro in global capital markets
Ms Sirkka Hämäläinen, Member of the Executive Board The sixth European Financial Markets Convention 2002, Flanders European Conference Centre, Brussels, 30 May 2002.
24/05/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  Monetary integration in Europe: some past and present experiences
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Madrid Seminar of the Eurosystem and Latin American Central Banks, Madrid, 24 May 2002.
21/05/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliamentwith the President of the European Central Bank, in accordance with Article 113(3) of the Treaty on European Union
Introductory statement by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 21 May 2002
20/05/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Self vs. public discipline in the financial field
Lecture by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank
16/05/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Challenges to the ECB's monetary policy
Speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, upon receiving the European Banker of the Year Award on behalf of the Governing Council of the ECB Frankfurt, 16 May 2002 Introductory remarks
09/05/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen for 2002
Acceptance speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Aachen, 9 May 2002.
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08/05/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  What are the political consequences of the euro?
Introductory remarks by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the Karlspreis-Europa-Forum, Aachen, 8 May 2002.
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30/04/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  Consolidation in the European securities infrastructure - what is needed?
Sirkka Hämäläinen, Launch of the ECB-CFS research network on "Capital markets and financial integration in Europe", Frankfurt am Main, 30 April 2002
29/04/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Competition, co-operation, public action: Three necessary drivers for European financial integration
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, dinner speech for the launching workshop of the ECB-CFS research network on "Capital markets and financial integration in Europe", Frankfurt am Main, 29 April 2002
29/04/2002
Otmar Issing:  Monetary policy in an environment of global financial markets
Professor Otmar Issing, Launching Workshop of the ECB-CFS Research Network on "Capital Markets and Financial Integration in Europe", Frankfurt am Main, 29 April 2002
24/04/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  The role of the Eurosystem in prudential supervision
Speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the conference organised by De Nederlandsche Bank on the 50th anniversary of Dutch banking supervisory legislation, Amsterdam, 24 April 2002
23/04/2002
Christian Noyer:  Presentation of the ECB's Annual Report 2001 to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement delivered by C. Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 23 April 2002.
19/04/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Some remarks on the euro in a US context
Speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at a breakfast meeting of the Council on Foreign Relations, New York, 19 April 2002.
12/04/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  The new challenges for the European banking system
Speech by Gabriel Quirós on behalf of Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at a seminar organised by Ambrosetti and Getronics, Vienna, 12 April 2002.
26/03/2002
Otmar Issing:  The role of monetary policy in managing economic risks.
Speech by Prof. Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, "U.S. Policy in an Uncertain Global Economy" 18th Annual Conference of the National Association for Business Economics, Washington, D.C., 26 March 2002.
26/03/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  Implementing monetary policy in the euro area
Ms Sirkka Hämäläinen, Member of the Executive Board European Credit Expansion Forum: New Currents in Financing Marriott Hotel, Frankfurt 26 March 2002.
22/03/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Accession Countries on the Way to the Euro: A Central Banker's View,
Speech by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Conference on "Economic Policy Directions in the OECD Countries and Emerging Markets: Analysing the Experiences", Warsaw, 21 March 2002.
22/03/2002
Christian Noyer:  France, Europe, the euro and the ECB
Speech by C. Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, University of Nantes, 22 March 2002.
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20/03/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  Integrating Europe's Financial Markets
Speech delivered by Dr Sirkka Hämäläinen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the European Asset Management Conference, CongressCenter Messe, Frankfurt am Main, 20 March 2002.
20/03/2002
Otmar Issing:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement by Prof. Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 20 March 2002.
15/03/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  The introduction of the euro: a (critical) retrospect and a preview
Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the meeting of the Dutch Society of Editors-in-Chief, The Hague, 15 March 2002.
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09/03/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  European financial integration and the international role of the euro
Prof. Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB), speech delivered at the Global Economic Summit IV, organised by NAMM, Estepona (Spain), 9 March 2002.
08/03/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Reflections on recent financial incidents
by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Third Joint Central Bank Research Conference on Risk Measurement and Systemic Risk, Basel, 8 March 2002.
28/02/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  A farewell to the peseta
Speech by Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at the Conference organised by the Colegio de Economistas de Madrid, Casino de Madrid, 28 February 2002.
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25/02/2002
Sirkka Hämäläinen:  The euro as a monetary, financial, economic and political innovation
Ms Sirkka Hämäläinen, Member of the Executive Board Sixth European Economic and Monetary Union Conference, Chatham House, organised by the Royal Institute of International Affairs, London, 25 February 2002.
25/02/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  China and the euro area in a global perspective
Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the symposium at the People's Bank of China, 25 February 2002
22/02/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Remarks at the roundtable: Mid-term review of progress towards European financial integration
T. Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 22 February 2002
21/02/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Securities and banking: bridges and walls
London School of Economics: Securities and banking: bridges and wallsLecture by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank
13/02/2002
Christian Noyer:  Success factors of the euro and the ECB
Speech by C. Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the symposium "World Economic Climate after the Introduction of the Euro", organised by Japan Center for International Financeand Sumitomo-Life Research Institute, Tokyo, 13 February 2002.
12/02/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  Primeras impresiones de la entrada en vigor del euro: impacto en los mercados financieros y en el sistema bancario
Eugenio Domingo Solans Miembro del Consejo de Gobierno y del Comité Ejecutivo del Banco Central Europeo, Intervención en el Foro Financiero 2002 de ABC, Madrid, 11 de febrero del 2002.
06/02/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  The euro as a catalyst for European integration
Speech by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the conference "One money, one Euregional market", Maastricht, 6 February 2002.
24/01/2002
Eugenio Domingo Solans:  The culmination of European Monetary Union
Eugenio Domingo Solans, Member of the Governing Council and of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB), speech delivered at the conference held in the Club Siglo XXI, Madrid, 24 January 2002.
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23/01/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliamentwith the President of the European Central Bank, in accordance with Article 113(3) of the Treaty on European Union
Introductory statement by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 23 January 2002
21/01/2002
Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa:  Securities and banking: bridges and walls
London School of Economics: Securities and banking: bridges and walls, Lecture by Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank
14/01/2002
Willem F. Duisenberg:  Keynote address at the New Year's reception of the International Club of Economic Journalists
by Dr. Willem F. Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 14 January 2002