Alan Greenspan

President, Greenspan Associates, LLC; Former Chairman, United States Federal Reserve

Alan Greenspan is president of Greenspan Associates, LLC and was the 13th chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, a position he held for more than 18 years. From 1974 to 1977, Greenspan was chairman of President Gerald Ford’s Council of Economic Advisers; and from 1981 to 1983, he served as chairman of the National Commission on Social Security Reform. Before his appointment to the Fed in 1987, Greenspan served as a director of J.P. Morgan, Mobil, Alcoa, General Foods, and Capital Cities/ABC. He has received the Legion of Honor from France, became an honorary Knight Commander of the British Empire, and received the Medal of Freedom, the highest civil award in the US. He is the author of The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World.

Videos/Audio of Alan Greenspan

As the economy slowly recovers, the roles that economic institutions have played, currently play, and will play in the... See more
From the debt ceiling negotiations to tax cuts to how to fund Medicare, Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal... See more
Walter Isaacson interviews Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board from 1987 to 2005.  See more
Alan Greenspan, David Rubenstein, David Hale and Maria Bartiromo talk about views on America's economy, both at home... See more
Former Federal Reserve Chair Alan Greenspan talks with Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson.  See more
Immigration is part of the DNA of our country. But it is also a hot-button topic; migration from countries with rapid... See more