James Bullard, President and CEO

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"Inflation Expectations Are Important to Central Bankers, Too," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis The Regional Economist, April 2016.
President Bullard Speaks with Bloomberg about Monetary Policy, Economic Growth, Inflation, April 6, 2016
April 6, 2016. President Bullard Speaks with Bloomberg about Monetary Policy, Economic Growth, Inflation
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discussed the gradual and data-dependent approach to monetary policy normalization by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) during an interview on Bloomberg Radio's "Taking Stock." He also shared his views on U.S. economic growth, inflation, the FOMC's "dot plot" and monetary policy tools during the interview, parts of which were also shown on the television program "Bloomberg Markets."
April 6, 2016. Welcoming Remarks. Given at the Homer Jones Memorial Lecture, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
Remarks (pdf) | Event Videos.
March 24, 2016. Presentation. "Time Consistency and Fed Policy." New York Association for Business Economics, New York, N.Y.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
President Bullard Speaks with Bloomberg about Monetary Policy, Inflation
March 23, 2016. President Bullard Speaks with Bloomberg about Monetary Policy, Inflation
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the efficacy of the policy rate projections in the FOMC's Summary of Economic Projections. During his interview with Bloomberg, he also discussed the meeting-by-meeting approach to monetary policy decisions, inflation expectations and his outlook for the economy.
"Three Challenges to Central Bank Orthodoxy," with Kevin L. Kliesen, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Review, First Quarter 2016, 98(1), pp. 1-16. Related speech.
March 18, 2016. Presentation. "Permazero in Europe?" International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Ninth Conference, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
President Bullard Discusses Inflation Expectations, Economic Outlook, Data Dependence on CNBC
February 25, 2016. President Bullard Discusses Inflation Expectations, Economic Outlook, Data Dependence on CNBC
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discussed declining inflation expectations in the U.S. and said they are currently too low for comfort. He also shared his views on possible changes to the FOMC's Summary of Economic Projections, the outlook for the U.S. economy and the topic of "too big to fail" during an interview on CNBC's Squawk Box.
February 24, 2016. Presentation. "More on the Changing Imperatives for U.S. Monetary Policy Normalization." Money Marketeers of New York University, New York, N.Y.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.

James Bullard

James Bullard
President and Chief Executive Officer

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