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Charles L. Plosser

President, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Past Term: 8/1/2006 - 2/28/2015; President - Philadelphia
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President Plosser's Remarks

Feb 17, 2015 (12:45 PM ET)   Speech, Union League of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pa., An Appreciation of the Fed's 12 Banks

Feb 15, 2015   Video Interview, Fox News’ program “Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo”, Philadelphia Federal Reserve chief talks jobs, the economy

Feb 12, 2015   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV’s “Money Clip”, Jury Still Out on Inflation Consequences, Plosser Says

Feb 12, 2015   Radio Interview, Bloomberg Radio’s “The Bloomberg Advantage, Pres. Plosser speaks with Kathleen Hays and Vonnie Quinn

Feb 09, 2015   Video Interview, Fox Business' "Opening Bell", Plosser: Deflation not a risk to U.S. economy

Feb 09, 2015   Video Interview, Fox Business' "Opening Bell", Fed’s Plosser: Data suggests raising rates

Feb 06, 2015   Video Interview, CNBC's "Squawk Box", Wates on the rise, GDP 'pretty good': Plosser

Feb 06, 2015   Video Interview, CNBC's "Squawk Box", Fed's Plosser, 'cusp' of raising rates

Feb 05, 2015 (4:47 PM ET)   Q&A, Wall Street Journal, Plosser says Fed ‘Will Struggle’ With Policy Statement at March Meeting

Jan 30, 2015   Q&A, New York Times, Q. and A. With Charles Plosser of the Fed: Raise Rates Sooner Rather Than Later

Jan 14, 2015 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce in Philadelphia, Pa., A Perspective on the Economy and Monetary Policy

Dec 03, 2014 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, Charlotte Economics Club in Charlotte, N.C., A Longer-Term View of the U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy

Nov 13, 2014 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, The George Washington University and Princeton University’s Griswold Center for Economic Policy Studies in Philadelphia, Pa., Economic Growth and Monetary Policy: Is There a New Normal?

Nov 12, 2014 (3:30 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC, ECB has 'challenging task': Fed's Plosser

Nov 12, 2014 (3:30 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC, Fed can't be 'whipsawed' by market moves: Plosser

Nov 12, 2014 (3:30 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC, Healthy debate in Fed will continue when I leave: Plosser

Nov 12, 2014 (3:30 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC, Low rates should make us 'nervous': Fed's Plosser

Nov 12, 2014 (3:00 AM ET)   Speech, UBS European Conference 2014 in London, England, The U.S. Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Oct 16, 2014 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, Lehigh Valley Partnership and Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation Allentown, Pa., The Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Oct 10, 2014 (9:00 AM ET)   Speech, Society of American Business Editors and Writers Fall Conference City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism New York, N.Y., Communicating a Systematic Monetary Policy

Sep 06, 2014 (10:15 AM ET)   Speech, Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers’ 137th Annual Convention, Amelia Island, Fla., The Economic Outlook

Aug 22, 2014 (2:35 PM ET)   Audio Interview, Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage", Fed’s Plosser Says Rate Hike Delay Likely Disruptive (Audio)

Aug 22, 2014   Video Interview, Fox Business, Fed's Plosser: May have to hike sooner than expected

Aug 22, 2014   Video Interview, Fox Business, Fed's Plosser: I see growth at about 3% going forward

Aug 21, 2014 (4:19 PM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC's "Closing Bell", Fed's Plosser: Wages not good predictor of inflation

Aug 21, 2014 (4:16 PM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC's "Closing Bell", Fed's Plosser: Need to be responsive to data not calendar time

Aug 01, 2014   Statement, Philadelphia, Pa., President Plosser Comments on FOMC Dissent

Jul 11, 2014   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV's "Market Makers" with Michael McKee, Plosser: Fed Should Hike Rates Before It Hits Goals

Jun 24, 2014 (8:05 AM ET)   Speech, The Economic Club of New York in New York, N.Y., Systematic Monetary Policy and Communication

Jun 24, 2014   Video Interview, Fox Business, Plosser breaks down Fed’s plans to exit ultra-accommodative policies

Jun 24, 2014   Video Interview, Fox Business, Fed’s Plosser: Short-term rates should be lifting off ‘fairly soon’

May 30, 2014 (5:00 PM ET)   Speech, Frameworks for Central Banking in the Next Century Policy Conference, Hoover Institution, Stanford, Calif., Monetary Rules: Theory and Practice

May 30, 2014   Audio Interview, Bloomberg Radio's 'Hays Advantage', Fed’s Plosser On Role of Inflation In Next Policy Move

May 28, 2014   Speech, 2014 Bank of Japan–Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies Conference: Monetary Policy in a Post-Financial Crisis Era, Tokyo, Japan, Influencing Expectations in the Conduct of Monetary Policy

May 20, 2014 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, Women in Housing & Finance, Inc., in Washington, D.C., The Economic Outlook and Housing

May 12, 2014 (12:00 PM ET)   Welcoming Remarks, Reinventing Older Communities: Bridging Growth & Opportunity conference in Philadelphia, Pa., Reinventing Older Communities: Bridging Growth & Opportunity

May 08, 2014 (8:00 AM ET)   Speech, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, N.Y., Communication and Transparency in the Conduct of Monetary Policy

Apr 08, 2014 (2:45 PM ET)   Speech, “Enhancing Prudential Standards in Financial Regulations,” cohosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, the Wharton Financial Institutions Center, and the Journal of Financial Services Research, Philadelphia, Pa., Simplicity, Transparency, and Market Discipline in Regulatory Reform

Mar 26, 2014   Video Interview, Fox Business "Opening Bell", Fed’s Plosser: Wish regulation were simpler

Mar 26, 2014   Video Interview, Fox Business Opening Bell, Fed’s Plosser: I’d like to see inflation creep up

Mar 25, 2014 (7:00 PM ET)   Video, Money Marketeers of New York University, Inc., New York, N.Y., Fed's Plosser: Rules-Based Policy Is Best Guidance

Mar 25, 2014 (7:00 PM ET)   Speech, Money Marketeers of New York University, Inc., Down Town Association, New York, N.Y., Systematic Policy and Forward Guidance

Mar 25, 2014 (7:04 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC's Squawk Box, Plosser: Fed interest rate decision not changed

Mar 10, 2014 (7:15 AM ET)   Speech, Monetary Policy and Banks and the Rise of Global Protectionism, Global Interdependence Center, Banque de France, Paris, France, Perspectives on the U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy

Mar 06, 2014 (1:00 PM ET)   Speech, The Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) Golden Series Lecture in London, England, Perspectives on the U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy

Mar 06, 2014   Video Interview, CNBC's "Squawk Box", Worried about 'unintended consequences' of QE: Fed's Plosser

Feb 28, 2014 (1:30 PM ET)   Panel Discussion, U.S. Monetary Policy Forum, University of Chicago Booth School of Business New York, N.Y., Communication Challenges

Feb 28, 2014   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV's "Surveillance", Plosser Sees 3% U.S. Growth as Taper Stays on Track

Feb 11, 2014 (9:00 AM ET)   Speech, Lyons Companies, the University of Delaware’s Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship, and Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, in Newark, Del. , Monetary Policy and a Brightening Economy

Feb 05, 2014 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, 35th Annual Economic Seminar sponsored by the Simon Business School with JP Morgan Chase & Co., Rochester Business Alliance, and the CFA Society of Rochester, in Rochester, N.Y., Monetary Policy and a Brightening Economy

Jan 14, 2014 (12:45 PM ET)   Speech, The School of Business at La Salle University, Union League of Philadelphia Business Network, in Philadelphia, Pa., Perspectives on the Economy and Monetary Policy

Jan 04, 2014 (5:00 PM ET)   Speech, KAEA-Maekyung Forum, Korea-America Economic Association, Philadelphia, Pa., Shocks, Gaps, and Monetary Policy

Jan 03, 2014 (10:15 AM ET)   Video, American Economic Association/National Association for Business Economics Panel Discussion, Philadelphia, Pa., The Global Economy and Economic Institutions: Transitioning from a Low Interest Rate Environment

Dec 06, 2013 (10:15 AM ET)   Welcoming Remarks, The Philadelphia Fed Policy Forum, “The History of Central Banking in the United States,” in Philadelphia, Pa., Observations on the Centennial of the Federal Reserve System

Dec 06, 2013 (8:50 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC's Squawk Box, Fed's Plosser sees 3% economy in 2014

Dec 06, 2013   Press Conference, The Philadelphia Fed Policy Forum, “The History of Central Banking in the United States,” in Philadelphia, Pa., Q&A with reporters

Nov 18, 2013 (1:30 PM ET)   Speech, Risk Management Association in Philadelphia, Pa. , Economic Conditions and Monetary Policy

Nov 14, 2013 (9:00 AM ET)   Speech, Cato Institute’s 31st Annual Monetary Conference in Washington, D.C. , A Limited Central Bank

Nov 01, 2013 (7:05 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC Squawk Box, Missed taper opportunity in September: Fed's Plosser

Oct 08, 2013 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, Greater Johnstown Cambria County Chamber of Commerce, in Johnstown, Pa., The National Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Oct 08, 2013   Video Interview, FOX Business, Plosser: Not much Fed can do about short-term events

Jul 12, 2013 (2:45 PM ET)   Panel Discussion, Global Interdependence Center's Fifth Annual Rocky Mountain Economic Summit, Jackson Hole, Wyo., Assessing Monetary Policy

Jul 12, 2013   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV, Plosser Says Fed Should End QE Program by Year-End

Jun 10, 2013   Video Interview, Nightly Business Report, CNBC, Time for the Fed to Cut Back Stimulus: Charles Plosser

Jun 06, 2013 (12:00 PM ET)   Speech, Eighth Annual Finance Conference Boston College Carroll School of Management, in Boston, Mass, Reducing Financial Fragility by Ending Too Big to Fail

May 16, 2013 (3:45 AM ET)   Speech, Global Interdependence Center's Central Banking Series: Recovery 2013 — Strength or Stagnation?, Milan, Italy, A Perspective on the U.S. Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

May 16, 2013   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV's "Countdown", Plosser: Holding MBS Not Good for Fed

May 14, 2013 (2:00 AM ET)   Speech, SNS (Center for Business and Policy Studies) and SIFR (The Institute for Financial Research), in Stockholm, Sweden, A Perspective on the U.S. Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

May 09, 2013 (1:15 PM ET)   Speech, 4th Annual Simon New York City Conference, Reform at a Crossroads: Economic Transformation in the Year Ahead, in New York, N.Y., Can We End Too Big to Fail?

May 09, 2013 (7:30 AM ET)   Audio Interview, Bloomberg Surveillance, Philadelphia Fed’s Plosser Questions QE as Dubious

Apr 16, 2013   Speech, Monetary Policy in a Global Setting: China and the United States, in Beijing, China., Reconsidering EXIT

Apr 11, 2013 (9:00 AM ET)   Video Interview, CNBC, Easing Having Limited Impact: Fed's Plosser

Apr 11, 2013 (6:00 AM ET)   Speech, Market News International Seminar, in Hong Kong, China., A Perspective on the U.S. Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Apr 11, 2013   Video Interview, Bloomberg TV, Fed's Plosser on Asset Purchases, Policy, BOJ

Mar 06, 2013 (8:15 AM ET)   Speech, Economic Development Company and Economic Development Finance Corporation of Lancaster County Annual Meeting, Lancaster, Pa., Economic Conditions and Monetary Policy

Feb 12, 2013 (7:30 PM ET)   Speech, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research's (SIEPR) Associates Meeting, in Stanford, Calif., Forward Guidance

Jan 15, 2013 (12:30 PM ET)   Speech, 34th Annual Economic Seminar, sponsored by the Simon School of Business with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and the Rochester Business Alliance, in Rochester, N.Y. , The Economic Outlook and Long-Term Growth

Jan 11, 2013 (9:30 AM ET)   Speech, New Jersey Economic Leadership Forum, New Jersey Bankers Association, in Somerset, N.J., The Economic Outlook and Long-Term Growth

Nov 15, 2012 (4:30 PM ET)   Speech, Cato Institute 30th Annual Monetary Conference — Money, Markets, and Government: The Next 30 Years, in Washington, D.C., Good Intentions in the Short Term with Risky Consequences for the Long Term

Oct 11, 2012   Speech, 2012 Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce Fall Luncheon in Kennett Square, Pa., Economic Outlook and the Limits of Monetary Policy

Sep 27, 2012   Video Interview, Bloomberg Surveillance, Charles Plosser on QE3, Unemployment, Fed Policy

Sep 25, 2012   Video Interview, Fox Business.com, Fed’s Plosser: Economy is Gradually Improving, Not as Fast as We’d Like

Sep 25, 2012   Video Interview, Fox Business, Fed's Plosser: Uncertainty Holding Back Economy

Sep 25, 2012   Speech, CFA Society of Philadelphia/The Bond Club of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pa., Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Aug 31, 2012   Video Interview, CNBC, Plosser: Monetary Policy Does Not Create Wealth

May 25, 2012   Speech, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Spring 2012 Research Conference, in Eltville, Germany, Macro Models and Monetary Policy Analysis

May 17, 2012   Editorial, Financial Times, When a monetary solution is a road to perdition

May 09, 2012   Speech, Reinventing Older Communities: Building Resilient Cities, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Resilient Communities in a Resilient Economy

May 03, 2012   Speech, University of California Santa Barbara Economic Forecast Project 2012, Santa Barbara County Economic Summit, Santa Barbara, California, Transparency and Monetary Policy

May 01, 2012   Speech, CFA Society of San Diego, San Diego, California, A Perspective on the Economic Outlook

Apr 12, 2012   Video Interview, FOX Business, Plosser: March Jobs Report Hasn’t Changed My View of Economy

Apr 12, 2012   Video Interview, FOX Business, Plosser: 3% Growth, Lower Unemployment Could Force Rate Hikes

Apr 12, 2012   Speech, National Economists Club, Washington, D.C., Transparent Communications: The Journey Continues

Mar 29, 2012   Speech, Rotary Club of Wilmington, in Wilmington, Delaware, Economic Outlook

Mar 26, 2012   Speech, Re-Examining Central Bank Orthodoxy for Unorthodox Times: Inaugural Meeting of the Global Society of Fellows of the Global Interdependence Center, Banque de France, in Paris, France, Restoring Central Banks After the Crisis

Feb 29, 2012   Speech, Forecasters Club in New York, NY, A Progress Report on Our Monetary Policy Framework

Feb 24, 2012   Speech, 2012 U.S. Monetary Policy Forum, New York, NY, Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy: Restoring the Boundaries

Feb 14, 2012   Speech, Economic Forecast, The University of Delaware Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship, Newark, Delaware, The Outlook and the Hazards of Accelerationist Policy

Feb 01, 2012   Speech, 2012 Economic Forecast Breakfast and Annual Meeting of the Main Line Chamber of Commerce and the Main Line Chamber Foundation in Gladwyne, PA., Economic Outlook and Communicating Monetary Policy

Jan 30, 2012   Video Interview, CNBC Interview, Philadelphia, PA, Philly Fed President Plosser on U.S. Recovery

Jan 11, 2012   Speech, 33rd Annual Economic Seminar in Rochester, N.Y., Economic Prospects and Monetary Policy for the New Year

Dec 05, 2011   Audio Interview, Bloomberg Radio's Hays Advantage, Plosser Says Fed Needs Better 'Forward Guidance' (Audio)

Dec 02, 2011   Speech, The Philadelphia Fed Policy Forum: “Budgets on the Brink: Perspectives on Debt and Monetary Policy”, Philadelphia, Pa., Some Observations on Fiscal Imbalances and Monetary Policy

Nov 08, 2011   Speech, Global Interdependence Center’s 2011 Global Citizen Award Luncheon, Union League Club, Philadelphia, Penn., Strengthening Our Monetary Policy Framework Through Commitment, Credibility, and Communication

Oct 12, 2011   Video Interview, CNBC's Closing Bell, Plosser One-on-One

Oct 12, 2011   Speech, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at Wharton, Fall Members’ Meeting, Philadelphia, Pa., Economic Outlook and a Perspective on Monetary Policy

Sep 29, 2011   Speech, Business Leaders Forum, Villanova School of Business, Villanova, Pa., Economic Outlook

Sep 08, 2011   Video Interview, Dow Jones Markets Hub, Fed Considers Unusual Steps to Fix Economy

Aug 26, 2011   Video Interview, CNBC, Philly Fed President

Jun 09, 2011   Radio Interview, BBC, 'Long slog' for US economy

Jun 09, 2011   Video Interview, Reuters Insider, President Plosser Speaks with Steve Clarke of Reuters

Jun 09, 2011   Speech, Society of Business Economists Annual Conference, London, England, The U.S. Economic Outlook and the Normalization of Monetary Policy

Jun 09, 2011   Video Interview, DJ/FX Trader, Plossner: U.S. Needs to Tackle Fiscal Challenges

Jun 06, 2011   Speech, Capital Markets in the Post-Crisis Environment, Global Interdependence Center and the Bank of Finland, Helsinki, Finland, A Credible Commitment to Normalization

May 12, 2011   Speech, New Jersey Bankers Association, Aventura, Fla., A Perspective on the Economic Outlook

Apr 15, 2011   Video Interview, CNBC, Fed's Plosser on Economy

Apr 14, 2011   Speech, 20th Annual Hyman P. Minsky Conference, New York, N.Y., Strengthening Our Monetary Policy Framework

Apr 01, 2011   Speech, Harrisburg Regional Chamber & Capital Regional Economic Development Corporation, Harrisburg, Pa., From Recession to Expansion: A Policymaker’s Perspective

Mar 25, 2011   Speech, Shadow Open Market Committee, New York, N.Y., EXIT

Feb 23, 2011   Speech, Rotary Club of Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala., The Progress of Recovery and Challenges for Policymakers

Jan 17, 2011   Speech, GIC 2011 Global Conference Series: Monetary Policy and Central Banking in the Post-Crisis Environment, The Central Bank of Chile, Santiago, Chile, The Scope and Responsibilities of Monetary Policy

Jan 11, 2011   Speech, The Philadelphia Chapter of the Risk Management Association, Philadelphia, Pa., Economic Outlook and Challenges for Monetary Policy

Dec 22, 2010   Radio Interview, Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage", Plosser, Kotok, Dunkelberg on Fed, U.S. Economy, QE2

Dec 02, 2010   Speech, 32nd Annual Economic Seminar, University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y., Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

Nov 18, 2010   Video Interview, Reuters Insider, Plosser: QE2 is 'kindling' for potential inflation

Nov 18, 2010   Speech, Cato Institute's 28th Annual Monetary Conference, Washington, D.C., Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble: A Dangerous Brew for Monetary Policy

Oct 20, 2010   Speech, The Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., Responding to Economic Crises: Good Intentions, Bad Incentives, and Ugly Results

Sep 29, 2010   Speech, Greater Vineland Chamber of Commerce, Vineland, N.J., Economic Outlook

Sep 24, 2010   Speech, Swiss National Bank Monetary Policy Conference, Zurich, Switzerland, Credible Commitments and Monetary Policy After the Crisis

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