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August 21, 2009
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard talks with Peter Barnes, Fox Business, about the annual economic symposium sponsored by the Kansas City Fed in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Topics of interest are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, proposals to re-regulate, global regulatory reform and the economic recovery. The conversation also touches on consumer spending, Eighth District banks, and the three aspects of current monetary policy — liquidity programs, asset purchases, and interest rates.
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Executive Assistant to the President
Senior Vice President and Policy Adviser to the President
Cletus C. Coughlin
Economist and Special Assistant to the President
"Rationally, let it be said in a whisper, experience is certainly worth more than theory."