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James Bullard, President and CEO

Latest Remarks and Interviews:

July 17, 2020. Article. "The State of the COVID-19 Crisis in the U.S.," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Regional Economist, Third Quarter 2020.
July 14, 2020. Presentation. "The State of the COVID-19 Crisis in the U.S.," The Economic Club of New York webinar.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
July 8, 2020. Bullard Discusses U.S. Economic Recovery, Unemployment during CNBC Interview
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said during an interview on CNBC’s Closing Bell that he’s still fairly optimistic in his base case about the U.S. recovery.
June 24, 2020. Remarks. Bullard Discusses the Pandemic’s Economic Impact and Racial Equity, Greater Louisville Inc. – The Metro Chamber of Commerce virtual event.
June 23, 2020. Remarks. Bullard Discusses U.S. Economy, COVID-19 Risk Management, Milken Institute Summer Series webinar.
June 23, 2020. Bullard Speaks with Bloomberg about the Fed’s Credibility and Economic Recovery
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discussed his expectations for the U.S. economy in the second half of the year during a Bloomberg interview.
June 18, 2020. Remarks. Bullard Speaks about the Economic Crisis and Prospects, Shadow Open Market Committee (SOMC) virtual conference with Chapman University.
May 28, 2020. Article. "Assessing Second-Quarter Unemployment amid the Pandemic," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Regional Economist, Second Quarter 2020.
May 27, 2020. Remarks. Bullard Discusses Two Solutions to the Current Crisis, C.D. Howe Institute webinar.
May 26, 2020. Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about Reopening the Economy and His Economic Outlook
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on reopening the U.S. economy following the partial shutdown in response to the pandemic. He also discussed his outlook for U.S. economic growth and unemployment during an interview on Fox Business.
May 11, 2020. Bullard Speaks with Yahoo Finance about Unemployment, GDP during Pandemic
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard discussed his outlook for unemployment and GDP.
May 6, 2020. Bullard Discusses Economic Impact of the Pandemic on CNBC
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard shared his views on the economic goals during this shutdown period and his expectations for the economy once the initial shock is over. He spoke during an interview on CNBC’s Squawk Box program.
May 5, 2020. Remarks. Bullard Shares Perspectives on the Pandemic, NABE, Perspectives on the Pandemic Webinar Series.

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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