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A Talk with Federal Reserve Governor Robert Heller

Brouwer & JanachowskiFebruary 25, 2016

 

Introduction 0:05
Growing up in Germany; life in a cave 1:40
Joining the Fed 2:35
The 1987 Crash 4:20
Limits of the Federal Reserve 5:50
Federal Reserve in 2008-2009 6:50
The Dual Mandate 8:45
On Inflation 9:50
On Employment 13:00
Oil and gas at the pump 14:20
Did the Fed make a mistake in Dec? 17:00
The Fed’s Balance Sheet 17:30
What would Volcker do? 18:50
What the market is saying now 19:20
Banking regulation & Kashkari 20:30
Another housing problem? 24:30
Negative rates at ECB and Bank of Japan 25:07
Advice to Yellen: “Get back to normal” 28:00
Congress loots the Federal Reserve 29:30
Writing “The Unlikely Governor” 30:30