2019 US Monetary Policy Forum

February 22, 2019 – New York City

This annual conference brings together academics, market economists, and policy makers. The conference is sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Attendance at the USMPF conference is by invitation only.


The conference begins with this year’s report, Prospects for Inflation with a High-Pressure Economy, presented by Peter Hooper (Deutsche Bank), Frederic Mishkin (Columbia University), and Amir Sufi (University of Chicago Booth School of Business).

The report will be discussed by the following:

The conference keynote speech will be given by Richard Clarida, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve. (read speech)

The conference concludes with a panel discussion on the Future of the Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet that includes

The panel will be moderated by Patrick Harker, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.


 Peggy Eppink was the staff member supporting the USMPF.

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