Roger Ferguson

is president and CEO of TIAA-CREF and a member of President Obama’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. Previously, he was head of financial services for Swiss Re, chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corporation, and a member of the Executive Committee. Ferguson was formerly vice chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, a voting member of the Federal Open Market Committee, and chairman of the Financial Stability Forum. He is a member of the Board of Overseers of Harvard University, the Boards of Trustees for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the New America Foundation, the Board of Directors for Partnership for New York City, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Videos/Audio of Roger Ferguson

Innovation depends on investment, and investment depends on confidence, which has yet to return. The credit system has... See more
The current global downturn was caused, in part, by a failure of financial regulation. That much is clear, but there is... See more
"The Brian Lehrer Show," broadcasts a panel discussion "The US Economy and the World" live including economists,... See more