2014 US Monetary Policy Forum

February 28, 2014 – New York

This annual conference brings together academics, market economists and policy makers. The conference is sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


The conference began with the 2014 report "Market Tantrums and Monetary Policy," written by Michael Feroli (JP Morgan Chase), Anil Kashyap (Chicago Booth), Kim Schoenholtz(NYU), and Hyun Song Shin (Princeton).

The report was discussed by the following:

  • Narayana Kocherlakota, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (view comments)
  • Jeremy C. Stein, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Board (view comments)

The lunch address will be given by Robert E. Rubin, Council on Foreign Relations.

The conference concluded with a panel discussion on communications strategies in a world of unconventional monetary policy and included:

The panel will be moderated by Martin Wolf, chief economics commentator at the Financial Times, London.

The full participant list is available here.