This year’s annual report examines a project the Fed is spearheading to improve the U.S. payment system. The essay is written by St. Louis Fed First Vice President David Sapenaro, who recently completed his responsibilities as the project’s interim payments strategy director.View Publication
April 3, 2013
The 2013 Homer Jones Memorial Lecture, featured R. Glenn Hubbard, dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics at Columbia University. Professor Hubbard presented “A Roadmap for Financial Regulatory Reform” in the Bank’s Gateway Conference Center Auditorium.
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard gives opening remarks for the 2013 Homer Jones Memorial Lecture. Bullard talks about Homer Jones’ legacy at the St. Louis Fed and how the annual lecture spotlights those who have made a significant impact in the world of academic research, central banking and global finance.
The Homer Jones Memorial Lecture Series honors those who exemplify the highest qualities of leadership in economics and public policy. As research director, and later as senior vice president at the St. Louis Fed, Homer Jones (1906-1986) played a major role in developing the Bank as a leader in monetary research and statistics.
For more information about the Homer Jones Memorial Lecture Series, please visit research.stlouisfed.org/conferences/homer/
The Homer Jones Memorial Lecture Series is sponsored by:
President and Chief Executive Officer
Executive Assistant to the President
Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff to the President
Cletus C. Coughlin
Economist and Special Assistant to the President
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