Speeches - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Speeches by Robert S. Kaplan, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. http://www.dallasfed.org/rss/ en-us http://www.dallasfed.org/ Dallas Fed Logo http://www.dallasfed.org/~/media/Images/img/logo_gray http://www.dallasfed.org/rss/ A Balanced Approach to Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk171127 Mon, 27 Nov 2017 11:30:00 EST In a new essay, Robert S. Kaplan provides a synopsis of his current views regarding economic conditions and U.S. monetary policy. Impact of Hurricane Harvey and a Discussion of Key Structural Drivers Affecting U.S. Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk171017 Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:00:00 EST In a new essay, Robert S. Kaplan provides a synopsis of his current views regarding the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey as well as economic conditions and U.S. monetary policy. Rob Kaplan Discusses Technology-Enabled Disruption https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk170926 Thu, 28 Sep 2017 09:59:00 EST In a new series of videos, Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan discusses technology-enabled disruption and its likely impact on inflation, labor markets and the skills gap in the United States. Assessment of Current Economic Conditions and Implications for Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk170713 Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:00:00 EST Evaluación de las condiciones económicas actuales e implicaciones para la política monetaria de los Estados Unidos https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk170713sp Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:00:00 EST Assessment of Current Economic Conditions and Implications for Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk170522 Mon, 22 May 2017 12:00:00 EST Kaplan Discusses Importance of Closing the Workforce Skills Gap https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk170413 Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:58:00 EST Assessment of Current Economic Conditions and Implications for Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2017/rsk170213 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 17:00:00 EST La relación económica entre Estados Unidos y México y unas observaciones sobre la política monetaria de Estados Unidos https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk161104es Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:34:00 EST Discurso ante la Asociación de Bancos de México Ciudad de México 4 de noviembre de 2016 The U.S.–Mexico Economic Relationship and a Discussion of U.S. Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk161104 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:34:00 EST Remarks before the Asociación de Bancos de Mexico in Mexico City on Nov. 4, 2016 A Discussion of Economic Conditions, Key Secular Trends and the Limits of Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk161130 Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:34:00 EST A Discussion of Economic Conditions and the Role of Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk160623 Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:44:00 EST Remarks before the Money Marketeers of New York University Key Secular Trends and Implications for Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk160802 Tue, 02 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum in Beijing on Aug. 2, 2016. A Discussion of Key Secular Trends, Economic Conditions and Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk160429 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum Discussion of Economic Conditions and Implications for Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk160303 Thu, 03 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the University of Texas Investment Management Company 20th Anniversary Event Economic Conditions and Monetary Policy in a Changing World https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2016/rsk160111 Mon, 11 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Dallas chapters of Financial Executives International, the Association for Corporate Growth and the National Association of Corporate Directors. A Discussion of Economic Conditions and Federal Reserve Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/kaplan/2015/rsk151118 Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the University of Houston Janet Yellen Is No Mae West! https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2015/fs150309 Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EST Remarks before Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy Founding Director's Lecture Series Homage to Texas, the Great People of Dallas and the Staff of the Dallas Fed https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2015/fs150306 Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Dallas Regional Chamber Remarks Upon Acceptance of the Mexican Order of the Aztec Eagle https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2015/fs150217 Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Remarks Upon Acceptance of the Mexican Order of the Aztec Eagle Suggestions After a Decade at the Fed https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2015/fs150210 Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Suggestions After a Decade at the Fed (With Reference to Paul Volcker, Roosa Boys, Hogwarts, the Death Star, Ebenezer Scrooge, Mae West, Herb Kelleher, Worms and Camels, Peter Weir, Charles Kindleberger, Pope Francis and Secretariat) Comments on Monetary Policy and an Annual Texas Economic Review https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs141203 Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EST Richard W. Fisher's Remarks before the Dallas Business Club, Dec. 3, 2014. R.I.P. QE3 ... Or Will It? https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs141103 Mon, 03 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EST R.I.P. QE3 ... Or Will It? (With Reference to Shakespeare, Betsy Duke, Janet Yellen, Yogi Berra and Lenny Kravitz) Remarks upon Receiving the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140919 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks upon Receiving the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service The Texas <em>Jagannatha</em> https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140904 Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EST The Texas Jagannatha (With Reference to Indian Prime Minister Modi, a Hindu Goddess and Wodehouse's Big Money) Monetary Policy and the Maginot Line https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140716 Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EST Monetary Policy: Debate, Dissent and Discussion with Richard Fisher. ‘Never Let Your Brains Go to Your Head’ https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140517 Sat, 17 May 2014 00:00:00 EST Commencement Address by Richard W. Fisher: 'Never Let Your Brains Go to Your Head'"My heartfelt advice to you is to work as hard on expanding your EQ as you have on harnessing your IQ." Comments on Tailored Regulation and Forward Guidance https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140509 Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Louisiana Bankers Association 114th Annual Convention and Expo Forward Guidance https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140404 Fri, 04 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Asia Society Hong Kong Center ¡Ándale Pues! Having Made the Tough Choices, Mexico Stands to Benefit From Reforms and Navigate Fed’s Tapering With Relative Ease https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140305 Wed, 05 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Association of Mexican Banks on March 5, 2014 Excerpts From "A Conversation About Longhorns, Longnecks and Liquidity: The Economy and the Course of Monetary Policy" https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140221 Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the 9th Annual Alumni Business Conference University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business on February 21, 2014 Concluding Remarks From a Speech Before the Financial Executives International https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140211 Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Dallas and Fort Worth chapters of Financial Executives International on February 11, 2014. Beer Goggles, Monetary Camels, the Eye of the Needle and the First Law of Holes<h3>(With Reference to Peter Boockvar, the Book of Matthew, Sherlock Holmes, ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ and Denis Healey)</h3> https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2014/fs140114 Tue, 14 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the National Association of Corporate Directors State of the Texas Economy: An Annual Update https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs131219 Thu, 19 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Dallas Breakfast Group Comments on Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs131209 Mon, 09 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Summit 2013, "In my view, we at the Fed should begin tapering back our bond purchases at the earliest opportunity. To enable the markets to digest this change of course with minimal disruption, we should do so within the context of a clearly articulated, well-defined calendar for reducing purchases on a steady path to zero." A U.S. Economic Update and Perspective on Monetary Policy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs131104 Mon, 04 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Australian Business Economists on Nov. 4, 2013. <em>Annus Horribilis</em> or <em>Annus Mirabilis</em>? https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs131017 Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EST Remarks before the Economic Club of New York on Oct. 17, 2013. Remarks for $100 Bill Launch https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs131008 Tue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EST Richard Fisher's remarks for $100 Bill Launch at Houston Branch Uncertainty Matters https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs131003 Thu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EST Richard Fisher's remarks before the Causes & Macroeconomic Consequences of Uncertainty Conference Review, Reflect and Deflect https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130923 Mon, 23 Sep 2013 00:00:00 EST Richard W. Fisher's remarks before the Independent Bankers Association of Texas Annual Convention Placing Manufacturing in Context https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130822 Thu, 22 Aug 2013 00:00:00 EST Richard Fisher's remarks before the U.S. Manufacturing Summit Horseshift! (With Reference to Gordian Knots) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130805 Mon, 05 Aug 2013 00:00:00 EST Richard Fisher's remarks before the National Association of State Retirement Administrators 59th Annual Conference Correcting ‘Dodd–Frank’ to Actually End ‘Too Big to Fail’ https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130626 Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:00:00 EST Statement before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives <br> Hearing on "Examining How the Dodd&ndash;Frank Act Could Result in More Taxpayer-Funded Bailouts" The Status of the U.S. Economy and a Perspective on 'The Modern Monetarism' (With Reference to Sheila Copps, Thomas Jefferson, Paul Volcker and William Shakespeare) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130604 Tue, 04 Jun 2013 00:00:00 EST Richard Fisher's remarks before the C.D. Howe Institute Directors' Dinner, June 4, 2013. Fiscal Policy. Oy! (With Reference to Ben Bernanke, Ken Arrow, Thomas Jefferson, William Shakespeare and the Oracle of Omaha) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130516 Thu, 16 May 2013 00:00:00 EST <p>Richard Fisher's remarks at 2013 NABE Industry Conference May 16, 2013.</p> 'Oil and Gas, Blondes and Over-Accessorized Brunettes, and Ruthless, Hard-Drinking Cowboys' (With Reference to Sheikh Zayed, Diana Natalicio, My Nephew Charles and President Peña Nieto) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130410 Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 EST <p>Richard Fisher's remarks at the University of Texas at El Paso Centennial Lecture April 10, 2013.</p> Ending 'Too Big to Fail' https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130316 Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:00:00 EST Comments on Monetary Policy and 'Too Big to Fail' (With a Tribute to Irving Kristol) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130227 Wed, 27 Feb 2013 00:00:00 EST Ending 'Too Big to Fail': A Proposal for Reform Before It's Too Late (With Reference to Patrick Henry, Complexity and Reality) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2013/fs130116 Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:00:00 EST <p>Richard Fisher's remarks before the Committee for the Republic, Washington, D.C., January 16, 2013.</p> Excerpts from Richard Fisher's remarks before the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs121218 Tue, 18 Dec 2012 00:00:00 EST The State of the West (With Reference to George Shultz, Eisenhower, Buzz Lightyear, George Strait, the San Francisco Fed and Adam and Eve) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs121115 Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EST Opening Remarks with an Update on the Continued Outperformance of Mexico’s Economy and Government Compared with that of the United States https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs121102 Fri, 02 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EST The United States Is Not Europe and Texas Ain't France: America as the Thoroughbred Economy https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs121010 Wed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 EST Comments to the Harvard Club of New York City on Monetary Policy (With Reference to Tommy Tune, Nicole Parent, the FOMC, Velcro, Drunken Sailors and Congress) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120919 Wed, 19 Sep 2012 00:00:00 EST Vignettes of Dallas Fed History on the Eve of Our Centennial (With Grateful Reference to George Dealey and a Tip of the Hat to Ebby Halliday, W.F. Ramsey, and Fed and Ginger) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120626-1 Wed, 27 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EST Vignettes of Dallas Fed History on the Eve of Our Centennial (With Grateful Reference to George Dealey and a Tip of the Hat to Ebby Halliday, W.F. Ramsey, and Fed and Ginger) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120626 Tue, 26 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EST Implications of Renminbi Internationalization for the U.S. and the Global Economy (With Reference to Wu Yi, Being Manufactured in China, Yang Rui, Deng Xiaoping and Avoiding the Middle-Income Trap) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120607 Thu, 07 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EST Adios “Texas Ratio” (With an Unauthorized Rewrite of George Strait’s Most Memorable Song and a Tribute to Bob Hankins) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120511 Thu, 10 May 2012 00:00:00 EST "Not to Be Used Externally, but Also Harmful if Swallowed": Projecting the Future of the Economy and Lessons Learned from Texas and Mexico https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120305 Mon, 05 Mar 2012 00:00:00 EST The United States Should Borrow Mexico's Fiscal Discipline Manual (With Reference to Cantinflas, Guillermo Ortiz's Quip, Inflation Targeting and Many Comparative Metrics) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120229 Wed, 29 Feb 2012 00:00:00 EST Texas Redux, America Restrained (With a Discussion of the Limits of Monetary Policy) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120215 Wed, 15 Feb 2012 00:00:00 EST A Report on the Texas Economy and a Hawk(s)eye View on Recent Fed Pronouncements: What Does It All Mean? https://www.dallasfed.org:443/news/speeches/fisher/2012/fs120202 Wed, 08 Feb 2012 00:00:00 EST