Alan Greenspan Quotes

Very low probability events occur very rarely, but sometimes they do happen.

 
Context

None.

Citations

Alan Greenspan, Chairman, Federal Reserve Board, House Testimony, July 25, 2000

Eigen's Political and Historical Quotations


Alan Greenspan
Alan Greenspan
  • Born: March 6, 1926
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Economist

Alan Greenspan is an American economist who served as Chair of the Federal Reserve of the United States from 1987 to 2006. He currently works as a private adviser and provides consulting for firms through his company, Greenspan Associates LLC. First appointed Federal Reserve chairman by President Ronald Reagan in August 1987, he was reappointed at successive four-year intervals until retiring on January 31, 2006, after the second-longest tenure in the position (behind William McChesney Martin).

Trending Quotes