To mark its centennial, the St. Louis Fed published "100 Years of Service." Read about the birth of the Federal Reserve and how the St. Louis Fed came to be known as the maverick in the Fed system. See how it serves not only financial institutions and the Treasury, but also educators, community development workers, researchers and the public.View Publication
December 2, 2009
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discusses interest rates, unemployment rates and jobs with CNBC's "Closing Bell" anchor Maria Bartiromo. Other topics discussed include commercial real estate, quantitative easing, short-term lending, the Fed balance sheet, asset purchase program, inflation and GDP growth.
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