James Bullard, President and CEO
Latest Remarks and Interviews:
October 24, 2019
"Classic Policy Benchmarks for Economies with Substantial Inequality
," South African Reserve Bank Biennial Conference, Managing External Vulnerabilities: Implications for Emerging Market Economies, Pretoria, South Africa.
This was an academic talk. This material was presented before at conferences in Hong Kong
, May 23, 2019; Barcelona
, June 22, 2019; and St. Louis
, July 8, 2019.
October 1, 2019
. Given at the Seventh Annual Community Banking in the 21st Century Research and Policy Conference, Federal Reserve System, Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) and Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC), St. Louis, Mo.
September 26, 2019
. Given at Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minorities in Banking, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
September 25, 2019
Bullard Speaks with CNBC about U.S. Monetary Policy
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard explained why he preferred a larger policy rate cut at the Sept. 17-18 meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee than the majority of the FOMC did.
August 15, 2019
Bullard Discusses Monetary Policy, Yield Curve and Inflation on Fox Business
In an interview with Fox Business, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the U.S. economy, monetary policy, yield curve inversion, financial market volatility, inflation and inflation expectations, and global uncertainty. He also discussed cryptocurrencies and nominal GDP targeting, among other topics.
July 18, 2019
Bullard Speaks about U.S. Monetary Policy on CNN International
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said a policy rate cut by the Federal Open Market Committee in July would help re-center inflation and inflation expectations around the Fed’s 2% inflation target. During an interview on CNN International, he also shared his views on the U.S. economy, the yield curve, the Phillips curve and the possible impact of trade uncertainty.
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James Bullard is the president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. In this role, he oversees the activities of the Eighth Federal Reserve District. He also participates on the Federal Open Market Committee, or FOMC, which sets the direction of U.S. monetary policy.
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