• February 09, 2017

    The 2017 Outlook for U.S. Monetary Policy

    Speaking to the St. Louis Regional Chamber’s Financial Forum, President James Bullard discussed the current “regime” of low real interest rates on short-term government debt, the possible impact of the administration’s policies on those rates, and the Fed’s balance sheet.
    Presentation (pdf) | Press Release

  • January 12, 2017

    Five Macroeconomic Questions for 2017

    Before the Forecasters Club of New York, President James Bullard posed and discussed key questions related to the overall economy and to the Fed in particular. These covered interest rates, inflation, the Fed’s balance sheet and the potential impact of some of the new administration’s expected policies.
    Presentation (pdf) | Press Release

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