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Paul Volcker

the making of a financial legend

by Joseph B. Treaster

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic policy,
  • Officials and employees,
  • Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.),
  • Economists,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph B. Treaster
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB119.V6 T74 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24962108M
    ISBN 100471428124
    LC Control Number2004000250

    Paul Volcker was Chair of the Federal Reserve from to In , the Volcker Shock raised the fed funds rate to its highest point in history to end double-digit inflation. In , the Volcker Rule prohibited banks from using customer deposits to trade for their own profit. “Paul A. Volcker has finally been awarded a meticulous historical account of exactly how he reached his exalted position this book is a treasure trove for policy wonks ”—New York Times Book Review "Paul Volcker was chairman of the Fed from to

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Paul Volcker, 91, at his home on Manhattan's Upper. Oct 30,  · Paul A. Volcker worked in the United States Federal Government for almost 30 years, culminating in two terms as chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from Earlier he served as Undersecretary of the Treasury for Monetary Affairs and president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.4/5(1).

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Paul Volcker, American economist and banker who, as chairman of the board of governors of the U.S. Federal Reserve System (–87), played a key role in stabilizing the American economy in the s. While at the Treasury Department, he was the chief architect.

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government as well as learn about the. Paul Volcker is a renowned American economist known for his tenure as Chairman of the Federal Reserve. He is particularly hailed for his role in curtailing the high levels of inflation witnessed across the United States in the late s through the ’s.

Mar 04,  · 12th Chairman of the Federal Reserve Paul A. Volcker gives a speech at the Foreign Policy Association's Financial Services Dinner on the role of. In Augustwhen Paul Volcker began what would prove to be an eight-year stint as chairman of the Federal Reserve, inflation was running at a rate of more than 11% a year.

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Mr. Volcker is the the last Chair under whose tenure American savers could earn a decent rate of interest, the last Chair who demonstrated any meaningful political independence (clashing with presidents Carter and Reagan), the last Chair.