Judging A Giant: Greenspan's Legacy -- CNBC ELA Awards Ceremony

By CNBC.com
Friday, 10 Aug 2007 | 1:13 PM ET

Alan Greenspan has received more than his share of awards and honorary degrees in his storied career.

Greenspan Retrospective
Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan, receives the Lifetime Achievement Award at the third annual CNBC Executive Leadership Awards at New York's Pierre Hotel. This retrospective looks at his tenure as Fed Chairman.

Earlier this year, Greenspan was the recipient of a special Lifetime Achievement Award at

CNBC's third annual Executive Leadership Awards ceremony in New York.

As part of that occasion, the producers of the event prepared a retrospective of the former Fed chairman's career. Among those offering appraisals were Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin and none other than President Bill Clinton.

Here's an excerpt of that rarely seen video.