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Reckless bankers undercut reform

...running hedge and leveraged-buyout funds. The prohibition, named after its proponent, former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, would mitigate the use of bank deposits to take inordinate risks, such as gambling on subprime mortgages with gobs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031810/opi_592452289.shtml
Opinion
Outside editorial: The bad old days of risky derivative trading never left

...and compliant regulators succeed in further gutting it before the rule is finalized.Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker insists that banks should be prohibited from proprietary trading - trading with bank money instead of making trades...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-05-17/outside-editorial-bad-old-days-risky-
Opinion
Big Brother picks your pocket

...administration summoned it back from the grave. For the past several weeks, White House henchmen such as Pelosi, Paul Volcker, John Podesta and Democratic Senate budget committee chair Kent Conrad have been talking up the value-added tax...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052010/opi_641786805.shtml
Opinion
Big Brother picks your pocket

...administration summoned it back from the grave. For the past several weeks, White House henchmen such as Pelosi, Paul Volcker, John Podesta and Democratic Senate budget committee chair Kent Conrad have been talking up the value-added tax...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052010/opi_641928005.shtml
Opinion
Outside editorial: Expiring tax cuts offer opportunity

...the deficit all along the way. This would be a good time to stop. Then there is the new tax reform panel, headed by Paul Volcker. The panel's instructions are to make recommendations for closing corporate tax loopholes, closing the gap between...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042709/opi_433485787.shtml
Obama, Bernanke need miracles

...sought-after guest at congressional committee hearings, which are sure to have all the atmospherics of a lynching. Just ask Paul Volcker. As a practical matter, the Fed has various options in its toolkit to prevent its bloated balance sheet from translating...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011410/opi_549047823.shtml
Outside editorial: How much bite for new watchdog?

...Geithner's proposals track closely a report this year by the Group of 30, a financial policy organization led by Paul Volcker, a former Federal Reserve chairman and an economic adviser to President Obama. It is also a reasonable one - in principle...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033009/opi_416312974.shtml
No one has sure fix for 'too big to fail' dilemma

...erodes both by exposing the central bank to constant lobbying. Policymakers seem to have rejected former Fed chairman Paul Volcker's proposal to separate commercial banks, which would enjoy a measure of government guarantee in return for heavy...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110209/opi_511754427.shtml
This Day in History

...televised sessions began. In 1987, President Reagan announced he was nominating economist Alan Greenspan to succeed Paul Volcker as chairman of the Federal Reserve Board. In 1997, Timothy McVeigh was convicted of murder and conspiracy in the Oklahoma...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060203/loc_history.shtml
News
Gov. Knowles' name surfaces in discussion for Cabinet post

...TREASURY SECRETARY Timothy Geithner, president of Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker. Lawrence Summers, former treasury secretary and one-time Harvard University president. SECRETARY OF STATE Gov...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110708/sta_353262386.shtml

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