Fedspeak continues Thursday, headlined by Chair Powell
Fedspeak continues Thursday, headlined by Chair Powell who will reprise his JEC testimony to the House Budget Committee. While the questioning will be different, the outcome will be the same -- policy is on hold until there is a material impact on the the outlook. Meanwhile, there will a number of other policymakers on tap Thursday, though the result will be the same. VC of Supervision Quarles will give welcome remarks (via video) to an insurance supervisors meeting. VC Clarida will be at a conference on the Fed the Cato Institute. The voting dove Evans speaks at a Fintech event. Daly, also a dove, will give opening remarks, and Williams will speak at an Asian economic policy conference. Uber-dove Bullard will discuss monetary policy and the economy too. And, the centrist/hawk Kaplan is at a community forum.