Lionel W. McKenzie Professor of Economics at University of Rochester (in Rochester, NY). 2009-2015: Mpls Fed president and US monetary policymaker.

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Jun 27, 2017

@dravirmani Fed also foresaw slowness of recovery (see 2009-10 transcripts). BUT: thought recovery would be to much higher level of LR econ activity.

Jun 27, 2017

RT @kocherlakota009: Fed is worried about growth "accelerating" (Williams) and unemployment "crashing" (Dudley). Would these really be…

Jun 27, 2017

Better to wait until we see the whites of inflation's eyes and react (strongly) then. @LHSummers

Jun 27, 2017

But past ten years should have taught us that macro cannot formulate anything close-to-reliable estimates of the long run.

Jun 27, 2017

Fed is worried about growth "accelerating" (Williams) and unemployment "crashing" (Dudley). Would these really be such terrible outcomes? https://t.co/dOVeG3vc8k

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