James Bullard, President and CEO

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"President's Message on Economic Literacy for Life," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Annual Report 2016.
In Australia, Bullard Discusses U.S. Employment, Growth, Fed Balance Sheet on Bloomberg | St. Louis Fed
April 10, 2017. In Australia, Bullard Discusses U.S. Employment, Growth, Fed Balance Sheet on Bloomberg
In Australia, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the latest U.S. employment report, real GDP growth in 2017, inflation and the outlook for monetary policy. He also discussed the Fed’s $4.5 trillion balance sheet during an interview on the television program “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
April 10, 2017. Presentation. "The U.S. Macroeconomic Outlook," Australian Centre for Financial Studies International Distinguished Lecture, Melbourne, Australia.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
President Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about U.S. Growth, Monetary Policy Outlook | St. Louis Fed
March 31, 2017. President Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about U.S. Growth, Monetary Policy Outlook
Real GDP has been growing about 2 percent, inflation is near the Fed’s 2 percent target and the unemployment rate hasn’t changed much in the past year and a half, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard noted during an interview on Fox Business. Although new fiscal policies could have an impact on growth, he said that the Fed can wait and see how these policies develop. He added that if growth or inflation starts to pick up, then the Fed could start raising the policy rate.
President Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about Interest Rates, Fed's Balance Sheet | St. Louis Fed
March 31, 2017. President Bullard Discusses U.S. Economy, Interest Rates, Fed Balance Sheet at New York Forum
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the U.S. economy and on appropriate monetary policy during an interview at the Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) VII Forum in New York.
February 28, 2017. Presentation. "The Role of the Fed’s Balance Sheet for the U.S. Monetary Policy Outlook in 2017," Spring 2017 GWU Alumni Lecture in Economics, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
"The Policy Rule Debate: A Simpler Solution," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis The Regional Economist, First Quarter 2017.

James Bullard

James Bullard
President and Chief Executive Officer

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