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James Bullard, President and CEO

Latest Remarks and Interviews:

February 21, 2020. Bullard Speaks with CNBC about the U.S. Economy
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the U.S. economic outlook and the potential impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the U.S. economy with CNBC’s Squawk Box. 
February 11, 2020. Presentation. "Can the FOMC Achieve a Soft Landing in 2020?" CFA Society St. Louis, St. Louis, Mo.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
January 9, 2020. Presentation. "A Soft Landing in 2020?" Economic Forecast Luncheon, Wisconsin Bankers Association, Madison, Wis.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release | Video.
December 6, 2019. Presentation. "Classic Policy Benchmarks for Economies with Substantial Inequality," Heterogeneous Agents or Heterogeneous Information: Which Route for Monetary Policy?, Banque de France and CEPR, Paris, France.
Presentation (pdf).
This was an academic talk. This material was presented before at conferences in Hong Kong, May 23, 2019; Barcelona, June 22, 2019; St. Louis, July 8, 2019; and Pretoria, October 24, 2019.
November 26, 2019. Article. "President’s Message: A Year in Review," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Regional Economist, Fourth Quarter 2019. This article also appeared in the St. Louis Fed On the Economy blog.

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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