Market Bailouts and the “Fed Put”

Policy Forum
November 30, 2007 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST

1st floor/Wintergarden

Featuring William Poole, President, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Former Member, Council of Economic Advisers.

Poole will address two questions: Do Federal Reserve monetary policy actions serve to bail out the markets? To the extent that such bailouts occur, do they raise moral hazard issues?