Economic Outlook, April 2015

PRESENTATION April 13, 2015

To view the text of President Jeffrey Lacker’s speech, given on April 10, 2015, please visit the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond’s website.

Speaker / Author

Jeffrey Lacker, Ph.D.

President, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Jeffrey M. Lacker took office as president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond on August 1, 2004. As president, Lacker serves on the Federal Open Market Committee, which conducts monetary policy for the Federal Reserve. Prior to his appointment, Lacker was a senior vice president and the director of research for the Richmond Fed, a position he assumed in 1999. Lacker joined the Bank in 1989 as an economist, was named a research officer in 1994 and was promoted to vice president in 1996. Before joining the Fed, Lacker was an assistant professor of economics at the Krannert School ... Read More