Recent media and podcast appearances
Macro Musings with David Beckworth, podcast interview posted August 15, 2022. We discussed "the traditions of the Richmond Fed, the history of the Federal Reserve’s implicit inflation target prior to 2012, the two percent inflation target the Fed formalized in 2012, the more recent transition to an average inflation target, what the Fed should consider during its next comprehensive framework review, and much more."
Bloomberg Surveillance, July 22, 2022. FOMC preview.
Bloomberg: Daybreak Australia. June 15, 2022. Reaction to June 2022 FOMC meeting.
Shadow Open Market Committee, "The Fed's Inflation Challenge" Winter 2022 Eventcast. April 29, 2022. Link to YouTube recording. Link to Shadow Open Market Committee web page. Panel discussion with Former Federal Reserve Bank Presidents Charles Plosser (Philadelphia) and William Dudley (New York), moderated by Athanasios Orphanides.
Global Interdependence Center Virtual Event, Fed Independence and the Divided U.S. Congress, March 24, 2022, Panel discussion with Former Federal Reserve Bank Presidents Charles Plosser (Philadelphia) and Dennis Lockhart (Atlanta), hosted by Peter Gold of TheGoldGroup. I am grateful to the Global Interdependence Center for putting on this timely event.
Bloomberg Markets , March 22, 2022, More reaction to March FOMC meeting. I believe the Fed seems to have missed out on the chance to bring down inflation without raising unemployment appreciably.
BNN Bloomberg (Canada) , March 16, 2022, reaction to March FOMC meeting.
Bloomberg Markets , February 9, 2022, Consumer Price Index Report
Bloomberg Surveillance , January 26, 2022, previewing the January FOMC meeting.
Bloomberg Surveillance, November 15, 2021, discussing the Fed's inflation problem.
Bloomberg Surveillance, August 30, 2021.
Cato Institute Daily Podcast - The Federal Reserve's Ongoing Mission Creep, interview with Caleb O. Brown, posted December 21, 2018, recorded November 15, 2018.
Breakingviews - The Exchange, Reuters podcast hosted by Rob Cox, posted October 9, 2018, recorded September 5, 2018. Discussing the financial crisis of 2007-09 from the perspective of the Richmond Federal Reserve district.