Janet Yellen’s term as Chair of the Federal Reserve will end in January 2018. President Trump seems unlikely to reappoint her to the position and may appoint a chair that takes the central bank in a very different direction. Ten years after the start of the Great Recession, monetary policy appears to be entering a new era. This panel will discuss how a new Fed Chair will shape the future course of monetary policy and the challenges they will face in 2018 and the years ahead.
University of California-Berkeley
E5 - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit