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St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard

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The Inflation Shock of 2021

December 3, 2021

St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard discussed the unexpected inflation shock this year, the generally robust measures of real economic activity, and implications for current U.S. monetary policy. He spoke at an event in Clayton, Mo.