Economics

"Volcker: The Triumph of Persistence"

William Silber; Paul Volcker

About the Program

William Silber and former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker talk about Mr. Volcker's life and years of government service.  This event was held at New York University's Stern School of Management.     

About the Authors

William Silber

William Silber is the Marcus Nadler Professor of Finance and Economics and director of the Glucksman Institute for Research in Securities Markets at NYU's Stern School of Business. He is the author of "When Washington Shut Down Wall Street: The Great Financial Crisis of 1914 and the Origins of America's Monetary Supremacy." 


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Paul Volcker

Paul Volcker served as chairman of the Federal Reserve Board from 1979 to 1987.  He also served as chairman of the Economic Recovery Advisory Board under President Obama from 2009 to 2011.   

Program Information

"Volcker: The Triumph of Persistence"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, December 24th at 5:30am (ET)
  • Sunday, December 16th at 10:30am (ET)
  • Saturday, December 8th at 7pm (ET)
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