The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis

Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, Ben Bernanke,
Lectures at the George Washington School of Business


Dr. Ben Bernanke served as the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve from 2006 to 2014. Between March 22 and March 29, 2012, Dr. Bernanke gave a series of four lectures at the George Washington University School of Business regarding the origin and the role of the Federal Reserve Board. For information on Dr. Bernanke’s book click here.

Below you can find Dr. Bernanke’s four lectures at GWSB.


March 20, 2012: Federal Reserve and the Economy 


March 22, 2012: Federal Reserve Since World War II


March 27, 2012: The Federal Reserve and the 2008 Financial Crisis


March 29, 2012: Ben Bernanke Lecture on the Aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis


Click here to see the Presentation’s syllabus

Click here to Professor Lusardi’s presentation on Financial Literacy