James Bullard, President and CEO
Latest Remarks and Interviews:
April 5, 2020
Bullard Discusses Outlook for U.S. Unemployment on CBS
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his perspectives on the impact of the partial economic shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. He also talked about the recent fiscal relief package, which is intended to keep everybody whole during this period, during an interview on the CBS News program “Face the Nation.”
March 25, 2020
Bullard Talks on CNBC about U.S. Economy during and after Pandemic Partial Shutdown
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard talked on CNBC’s Squawk Box program about the expected performance of the U.S. economy during and after the planned partial shutdown due to the coronavirus. “It’s an investment in public health,” Bullard said. “It’s not a recession as conventionally defined because this is an intentional move.”
March 6, 2020
Bullard Discusses U.S. Monetary Policy in Bloomberg Interview
During an interview on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas,” St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discussed the FOMC’s reduction in the policy rate earlier this week and the downside risk to economic growth due to the new coronavirus.
February 22, 2020
"Classic Policy Benchmarks for Economies with Substantial Inequality
," Bruce Smith Memorial Conference, UT Austin, Austin, Texas.
This was an academic talk. This material was presented before at conferences in
, December 6, 2019;
, May 23, 2019;
, June 22, 2019;
, July 8, 2019; and
, October 24, 2019.
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.
More from President Bullard:
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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