President and CEO Jim Bullard

James "Jim" 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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St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard

Latest Remarks and Interviews:

 
December 3, 2021. Presentation. "The Inflation Shock of 2021," 2021 Executive Management Conference, Missouri Bankers Association, Clayton, Mo.
Presentation (pdf) | Press Release.
November 30, 2021. Article. "A Risk Management Approach to Monetary Policy," Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Regional Economist, Fourth Quarter 2021. This article also appeared in the St. Louis Fed On the Economy blog, December 2, 2021.
November 16, 2021. Bullard Discusses Inflation and U.S. Monetary Policy with Bloomberg
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard shared his views on U.S. monetary policy and managing the inflation risk during an interview on Bloomberg Surveillance.
November 10, 2021. Presentation. "Conjectures on Learning in Krusell-Smith-Type Economies," 2021 Bank of Canada Annual Economic Conference, Behavioral Macroeconomics and Finance: Implications for Central Bankers.
Presentation (pdf).
November 10, 2021. Bullard Discusses U.S. Monetary Policy with CNBC
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard discussed inflation, the tapering of the Fed’s asset purchases, and his projections for the policy rate in 2022 during an interview on CNBC’s Squawk Box Europe. The interview was recorded Nov. 9.
November 9, 2021. Panel Discussion. U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy, UBS European Conference 2021.
November 8, 2021. Bullard Speaks with Fox Business about Economic Growth, Jobs and Interest Rates
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard talked about economic growth, the labor market, the tapering of the Fed’s asset purchases and his interest rate expectations during a Fox Business interview.
October 20, 2021. Panel Discussion. Racism and the Economy: Focus on the Wealth Divide, hosted by all 12 Federal Reserve banks.
October 18, 2021. Bullard Discusses the Economy and Inflation in Central Banking Journal Interview
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard discussed various aspects of the U.S. economy and monetary policy during an Oct. 8 interview with Central Banking Journal.
October 15, 2021. Presentation. "Classic Policy Benchmarks for Economies with Substantial Inequality," the Fall 2021 Institute Research Conference, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
Presentation (pdf).
This was an academic talk. This material was presented before at lectures and conferences in London, March 23, 2021; The Dow Lecture, February 9, 2021; Austin, February 22, 2020; Paris, December 6, 2019; Hong Kong, May 23, 2019; Barcelona, June 22, 2019; St. Louis, July 8, 2019; and Pretoria, October 24, 2019.
October 12, 2021. Bullard Discusses U.S. Monetary Policy, Inflation and Economic Growth with CNBC
St. Louis Fed President Jim Bullard shared his views on tapering the Fed’s asset purchases, the U.S. economy and inflation during an interview on CNBC’s Closing Bell.
October 4, 2021. Panel Discussion. Inflation Risks to the Upside, the World Strategic Forum hosted by the International Economic Forum of the Americas.
September 30, 2021. Opening Remarks. Given at the book launch of “The Future of Building Wealth: Brief Essays on the Best Ideas to Build Wealth—for Everyone.”
Remarks (pdf).
September 28, 2021. Panel Discussion. Bullard Speaks about Inflation Risk and Delta Variant Effect on Growth at a Research Conference, International Research Conference hosted by the Central Bank of the Philippines and the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee.
September 28, 2021. Introductory Remarks. Given at the 2021 Community Banking in the 21st Century Conference.
Remarks (pdf).

James "Jim" 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.
Read his full biography »