WASHINGTON - Central bankers should educate people about the value of globalization and free trade and fight inflation to ensure that markets stay open, Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan said during a speech Tuesday in Mexico City.

At a conference in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Bank of Mexico, Mr. Greenspan said that central bankers can make two important contributions to the debate over globalization, which has been highlighted by riots against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund in Seattle and the nation's capital this year.

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