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September 15, 2022

There is much debate about whether or not the US Federal Reserve acted quickly enough to restrain accelerating inflation. Professor Michael D. Bordo, the Board of Governors Professor of Economics and Director of the Center for Monetary and Financial History at Rutgers University, discussed the evolving doctrine, reading inflation signals and understanding the economy, the Fed’s interpretation of the dual mandate and implications of political pressure during the C.D. Howe Institute's September 15, 2022 David Laidler Lecture.

Michael D. Bordo

Montreal-born Michael D. Bordo is Board of Governors Professor of Economics and Distinguished Professor of Economics at Rutgers University. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Honours Economics and Political Science from McGill University and was an associate professor at Carleton University.