President and CEO Jim Bullard

James "Jim" 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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St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard

Latest Remarks and Interviews:

 
August 2, 2022. Presentation. "Reflections on the Disinflationary Methods of Poincaré and Thatcher," Money Marketeers of New York University Inc., New York, N.Y.
Presentation (pdf).
July 15, 2022. Remarks. Bullard Discusses Policy Rate Increases and His Views of U.S. Recession Predictions, European Economics and Financial Centre.
July 14, 2022. Online/Print. Interview with St. Louis Fed President James Bullard, Nikkei.
July 11, 2022. Online/Print. Interview with St. Louis Fed President James Bullard, The Associated Press.
July 7, 2022. Presentation. "Disinflationary Policy and Financial Stability in the U.S.," Forum on “Monetary Policy and Financial Institutions Reform,” Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
Presentation (pdf).
July 7, 2022. Presentation. "The First Steps Toward Disinflation in the U.S.," Power Up Little Rock: U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy, Little Rock Regional Chamber, Little Rock, Ark.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release | Photos.
June 29, 2022. Introductory Remarks, 2022 Federal Reserve Community Development Research Seminar Series, Toward an Inclusive Recovery: Achieving an Equitable and Inclusive Wealth Recovery.
Remarks (pdf).
June 28, 2022. Article. "Getting Ahead of U.S. Inflation: A Lesson from 1974 and 1983," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Regional Economist, June 2022.
June 24, 2022. Panel Discussion. "Bullard Discusses the U.S. Economy and Policy Rate Increases," UBS Expert Talk: Central Banks and Inflation, Zurich.
June 20, 2022. Presentation. "The First Steps toward Disinflation," 1st AXA-BSE Talks on the Economy, Barcelona, Spain.
Presentation (pdf).
June 17, 2022. Presentation. "Reflections on the Disinflationary Methods of Poincaré and Thatcher," Barcelona School of Economics Summer Forum, Expectations in Dynamic Macroeconomic Models, Barcelona, Spain.
Presentation (pdf).
June 16, 2022. Presentation. "A Two-Tranche View of National Debt," Barcelona School of Economics Summer Forum, A Dynamic Economic and Monetary Union, Barcelona, Spain.
Presentation (pdf).
This was an academic talk. This material was presented before at The University of Texas at Austin, February 11, 2022.
June 1, 2022. Presentation. "The First Steps toward Disinflation," Economic Club of Memphis.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
May 27, 2022. Panel Discussion. "Getting Ahead of U.S. Inflation," New Dimensions and Frontiers in Central Banking Policy Panel Discussion, 2022 BOJ-IMES Conference.
Presentation (pdf).
May 20, 2022. Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about Inflation, U.S. Economy Growth
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard talked about the importance of raising rates to control inflation and discussed his expectations for U.S. economic growth. He spoke during an interview with Fox Business from the St. Louis Fed’s Economy Museum.
May 17, 2022. Discussion. "Bullard Discusses U.S. Economy, Inflation and Monetary Policy," Energy Infrastructure Council, West Palm Beach, Fla.
May 11, 2022. Bullard Discusses Inflation and His Views on the Policy Rate with Yahoo Finance
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard shared his views on the latest inflation data and Fed action needed to put downward pressure on inflation. During an interview with Yahoo Finance, he also said that the probability of a U.S. recession is not particularly elevated at this time.
May 6, 2022. Presentation. "Is the Fed 'Behind the Curve'? Two Interpretations," How Monetary Policy Got Behind the Curve and How to Get Back, Hoover Institution at Stanford University.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
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