Richard Fisher Archive

in case you thought Dallas Fed Pres Fisher understands monetary operations and banking

Fisher Speech Summary from MNS: FED: Dallas Fed Pres Fisher (votes on FOMC in ’11) is a hawk on QE2. Says “it is not clear that the benefits of further quantitative easing outweigh the costs,” especially if U.S. has “anemic recovery, but not one that slips into reverse gear.” Barring further shock, ...Read More

Dallas Fed interview

[Skip to the end] Don’t Monetize the Debt by Mary Anastasia O’Grady May 23 (WSJ) — From his perch high atop the palatial Dallas Federal Reserve Bank, overlooking what he calls “the most modern, efficient city in America,” Richard Fisher says he is always on the lookout for rising prices. But that’s ...Read More