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Lael Brainard

Governor, Board of Governors

Start of Term: 6/16/2014
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Governor Brainard's Remarks

Dec 07, 2018 (12:15 PM ET)   Remarks, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C., Assessing Financial Stability over the Cycle

Dec 03, 2018 (6:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Inaugural Janet L. Yellen Award for Excellence in Community Development in Washington, D.C., Celebrating Excellence in Community Development

Dec 03, 2018 (10:30 AM ET)   Remarks, at “The Evolving Structure of the U.S. Treasury Market” Fourth Annual Conference, hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in New York, The Structure of the Treasury Market: What Are We Learning?

Nov 13, 2018 (10:00 AM ET)   Speech, at Fintech and the New Financial Landscape, Philadelphia, Pa., What Are We Learning about Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services?

Oct 17, 2018 (12:10 PM ET)   Speech, at FinTech, Financial Inclusion - and the Potential to Transform Financial Services, hosted by the Boston Fed and the Aspen Institute Financial Security Program, in Boston, FinTech and the Search for Full Stack Financial Inclusion

Oct 15, 2018 (5:30 PM ET)   Speech, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Denver Branch, Community Investment in Denver

Oct 03, 2018 (2:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Fed Payments Improvement Community Forum in Chicago, Supporting Fast Payments for All

Sep 12, 2018 (4:53 PM ET)   Transcript, Wall Street Journal Pro, Transcript: Q&A With Fed’s Lael Brainard in Detroit

Sep 12, 2018 (12:45 PM ET)   Speech, at the Detroit Economic Club in Detroit, Mich., What Do We Mean by Neutral and What Role Does It Play in Monetary Policy?

Jun 01, 2018 (12:23 PM ET)   Transcript, Wall Street Journal, Transcript: Audience Q&A With Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard

May 31, 2018 (1:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Forecasters Club of New York in New York, NY, Sustaining Full Employment and Inflation around Target

May 18, 2018 (9:15 AM ET)   Speech, at the Association of Neighborhood and Housing Development Eighth Annual Community Development Conference Build.Community.Power, in New York, New York., Keeping Community at the Heart of the Community Reinvestment Act

May 15, 2018 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Decoding Digital Currency Conference, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, in San Francisco, Cryptocurrencies, Digital Currencies, and Distributed Ledger Technologies: What Are We Learning?

Apr 20, 2018 (6:30 PM ET)   Transcript, in Washington D.C., CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard Speaks with CNBC’s Sara Eisen Today

Apr 19, 2018 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, at the Global Finance Forum in Washington, D.C., Safeguarding Financial Resilience through the Cycle

Apr 06, 2018 (11:59 AM ET)   Transcript, Wall Street Journal, Transcript: Audience Q&A With Fed’s Lael Brainard at New York University

Apr 03, 2018   Speech, at the Center for Global Economy and Business, Stern School of Business, New York University in New York, N.Y., An Update on the Federal Reserve's Financial Stability Agenda

Mar 06, 2018 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Money Marketeers of New York University, New York, N.Y., Navigating Monetary Policy as Headwinds Shift to Tailwinds

Dec 13, 2017 (6:00 PM ET)   Speech, at “Leading the Way: A Workforce Development Video Campaign” awards ceremony hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Pathways in Technology Early College High Schools in the Greater Rochester Area, Rochester, N.Y., Workforce Development in Today's Economy

Nov 16, 2017 (3:45 PM ET)   Speech, at “FinTech Risks and Opportunities: An Interdisciplinary Approach,” a conference sponsored by the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor, Mich., Where Do Consumers Fit in the Fintech Stack?

Nov 15, 2017 (10:00 AM ET)   Speech, at a Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Regional Food Systems Meeting, in Boston, Mass., Regional Food Systems and Community Development

Oct 12, 2017 (10:30 AM ET)   Speech, at the Panel on Monetary Policy "Rethinking Macroeconomic Policy," a conference sponsored by the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, D.C., Rethinking Monetary Policy in a New Normal

Sep 27, 2017 (2:00 PM ET)   Speech, at “Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers,” a conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, in Kansas City, Mo., Labor Market Disparities and Economic Performance

Sep 26, 2017 (10:30 AM ET)   Speech, at “Disparities in the Labor Market: What Are We Missing?” a research conference sponsored by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in Washington, D.C., Why Persistent Employment Disparities Matter for the Economy's Health

Sep 05, 2017 (7:30 AM ET)   Speech, at The Economic Club of New York in New York, N.Y., Understanding the Disconnect between Employment and Inflation with a Low Neutral Rate

Jul 28, 2017   Remarks, at the Conference for the 2017 Summer Training and Scholarship Program sponsored by the American Economic Association and the National Science Foundation and hosted by the Department of Economics, Michigan State University, in East Lansing, Mich., Strengthening Diversity in Economics

Jul 13, 2017 (1:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the National Bureau of Economic Research’s Monetary Economics Summer Institute, in New York, N.Y., Cross-Border Spillovers of Balance Sheet Normalization

Jul 11, 2017 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, at “Normalizing Central Banks’ Balance Sheets: What Is the New Normal?” a conference sponsored by Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in New York, N.Y., Cross-Border Spillovers of Balance Sheet Normalization

May 30, 2017 (1:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the New York Association for Business Economics in New York, N.Y., Navigating the Different Signals from Inflation and Unemployment

May 22, 2017 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute Conference, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, in Minneapolis, Minn., Why Opportunity and Inclusion Matter to America’s Economic Strength

Apr 28, 2017 (1:15 PM ET)   Speech, at the Northwestern Kellogg Public-Private Interface Conference on “New Developments in Consumer Finance: Research & Practice,” in Evanston, Ill., Where Do Banks Fit in the Fintech Stack?

Mar 01, 2017 (6:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass., Transitions in the Outlook and Monetary Policy

Mar 01, 2017   Question and Answers, Wall Street Journal Pro, Transcript: Q&A With Fed Governor Lael Brainard at Harvard

Jan 17, 2017 (10:00 AM ET)   Speech, at the Brookings Institution, in Washington, D.C., Monetary Policy in a Time of Uncertainty

Dec 02, 2016 (8:45 AM ET)   Speech, at the Conference on Financial Innovation at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in Washington, D.C., The Opportunities and Challenges of Fintech

Nov 17, 2016 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, at “Evolution of Work,” a convening cosponsored by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and the Freelancers Union, in New York, N.Y., The "Gig" Economy: Implications of the Growth of Contingent Work

Oct 07, 2016 (4:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Institute of International Finance Annual Meeting Panel on Blockchain, in Washington, D.C., Distributed Ledger Technology: Implications for Payments, Clearing, and Settlement

Sep 12, 2016 (1:15 PM ET)   Speech, at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, in Chicago, Ill., The "New Normal" and What It Means for Monetary Policy

Jun 03, 2016 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, at the Council on Foreign Relations, in Washington, D.C., The Economic Outlook and Implications for Monetary Policy

Apr 14, 2016   Speech, at the Institute of International Finance Blockchain Roundtable, in Washington, D.C., The Use of Distributed Ledger Technologies in Payment, Clearing, and Settlement

Mar 07, 2016 (1:00 PM ET)   Speech, at the Institute of International Bankers Annual Washington Conference, in Washington, D.C., An Update on the Outlook, Liquidity, and Resilience

Feb 26, 2016 (1:30 PM ET)   Speech, at the 2016 U.S. Monetary Policy Forum in New York, N.Y., What Happened to the Great Divergence?

Dec 01, 2015 (8:00 PM ET)   Speech, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research in Stanford, Calif., Normalizing Monetary Policy When the Neutral Interest Rate Is Low

Nov 06, 2015 (4:15 PM ET)   Speech, Unconventional Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies, 16th International Monetary Fund Jacques Polak Research Conference, in Washington, D.C., Unconventional Monetary Policy and Cross-Border Spillovers

Oct 19, 2015 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act Outreach Meeting, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in Chicago, Ill., Identifying Opportunities for Reducing Regulatory Burdens on Community Banks

Oct 12, 2015   Speech, "North America's Place in a Changing World Economy," 57th National Association for Business Economics Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Sep 30, 2015 (8:00 PM ET)   Speech, Community Banking in the 21st Century, The Third Annual Community Banking Research and Policy Conference, Cosponsored by the Federal Reserve System and Conference of State Bank Supervisors, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, in St. Louis, Mo., Community Banks, Small Business Credit, and Online Lending

Jul 09, 2015 (10:00 AM ET)   Speech, Bipartisan Policy Center and Managed Funds Association, in Washington, D.C., Dodd-Frank at Five: Assessing Progress on Too Big to Fail

Jul 01, 2015 (9:40 AM ET)   Panel Discussion, Policy Makers’ Panel on Financial Intermediation: Complexities and Risks for “The Future of Financial Intermediation: Banking, Securities Markets, or Something New?” Salzburg Global Forum on Finance in a Changing World, in Salzburg, Austria, Recent Changes in the Resilience of Market Liquidity

Jun 02, 2015   Speech, Center for Strategic and International Studies, in Washington, D.C., The U.S. Economic Outlook and Implications for Monetary Policy

Apr 02, 2015 (3:45 PM ET)   Speech, “Economic Mobility: Research and Ideas on Strengthening Families, Communities, and the Economy” Ninth Biennial Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference, in Washington, D.C., Coming of Age in the Great Recession

Dec 03, 2014 (2:00 PM ET)   Speech, Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy, The Brookings Institution, in Washington, D.C., The Federal Reserve's Financial Stability Agenda

Dec 02, 2014 (12:00 PM ET)   Opening Remarks, Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act Outreach Meeting in Los Angeles, Calif., Opening Remarks

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