The monetary dilemma | Austan Goolsbee | FTSE Russell Convenes
"In a way, markets are much more attuned right now to the Fed, to the war in Ukraine, to what's happening in the supply chain. 95% plus of what happens with economic growth and for markets has nothing to do with Washington."
The Financial Times named him one of the six “Gurus of the Future”, Jon Stewart described him as “Eliot Ness meets Milton Friedman” and he sat in the President’s cabinet under Present Obama who, of course, became President during the Financial Crisis. It’s fair to say that Austan Goolsbee knows what he’s talking about. In this insightful interview, Austan Goolsbee discusses in detail the difficult dilemma the Fed is in and how he sees the US economy today.
Austan Goolsbee, R.P. Gwinn Professor of Economics, Booth School of Business
Jamie McDonald, Refinitiv