James Bullard, President and CEO

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President Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about Liftoff, Economic Outlook
July 20, 2015. President Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about Liftoff, Economic Outlook
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the timing of “liftoff” and the importance of thinking about the path of interest rates over the next two years as the economy continues to improve. He also discussed his outlook for the U.S. economy, the risk of bubbles and international headwinds. The interview was live from the St. Louis Fed’s Inside the Economy™ Museum.
June 30, 2015. After Touring Tech Startups, Bullard Discusses Innovation, "Bubbles" and More at Summit.
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discussed innovation and entrepreneurship as a local development strategy, trends in startup firms in recent decades, and the return of "bubble" talk about the technology market as he delivered the keynote address at the Emerging Venture Leaders Summit in St. Louis. Earlier in the day, he met with key leaders in the St. Louis innovation and startup communities.
President's Message on Payment System Improvement, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Annual Report 2014.
June 3, 2015. Opening Remarks. Given at the Homer Jones Memorial Lecture, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
Remarks (pdf) | Related news articles | Event videos.
President Bullard Discusses Monetary Policy, GDP, Inflation, Unemployment with Bloomberg, May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015. President Bullard Discusses Monetary Policy, GDP, Inflation, Unemployment with Bloomberg.
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard noted that, although the performance of the economy is getting closer to normal, monetary policy remains at emergency settings, with the near-zero policy rate. As long as incoming data are satisfactory, he would be supportive of starting to normalize monetary policy, he said.
Related news articles.
May 28, 2015. Research Working Paper. "Optimal Monetary Policy at the Zero Lower Bound," with Costas Azariadis, Aarti Singh and Jacek Suda, May 28, 2015.
Working Paper (pdf) | Press Release | Related news articles.

James Bullard

James Bullard
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