About the Speaker
Paul Volcker was Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 1979-87 and former Undersecretary of the Department of the Treasury and President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He is Professor Emeritus of International Economic Policy, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University.
He is a co-author of Changing Fortunes: The World’s Money and the Threat to American Leadership and The United States and Japan: Cooperative Leadership for Peace and Global Prosperity. He is the author of Triumph of Central Banking.