• July 2015

    Reassessing Monetary Policy at the Zero Lower Bound

    In The Regional Economist, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discusses monetary policy options when the policy rate is effectively at zero. The column is based on his recent working paper, which he and his co-authors hope will inform the debate about appropriate monetary policy at the zero lower bound.


  • July 2015

    President's Message from Annual Report on Payment System

    President James Bullard discusses the U.S. payment system’s importance to financial stability in the St. Louis Fed’s 2014 annual report. He also addresses the Fed’s role in efforts to improve the payment system.

    President's Message

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