President Bullard Speaks with Bloomberg about U.S. Economy, Monetary Policy - Part 2: New Characterization of Outlook
July 1, 2016
Regarding the St. Louis Fed’s new characterization of the U.S. macroeconomic and monetary policy outlook, President James Bullard explained that the St. Louis Fed wanted to break down the idea that the economy was converging to a steady state. One way to do that, he said, is to think of the economy in terms of a set of possible regimes. Appropriate monetary policy would then depend on the current regime.
For more on this topic, see his speech in London on June 30, 2016, “A New Characterization of the U.S. Macroeconomic and Monetary Policy Outlook.”
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