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A Discussion of the Fedís Dual Mandate Responsibilities (Audio)

Speaker: Charles L. Evans, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Presider: Jeffrey E. Garten, Juan Trippe Professor of International Trade and Finance, Yale School of Management
November 15, 2011

Charles L. Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, discusses the Fed's dual mandate in working to avoid an economic collapse and an increase in inflation, as well as lowering the unemployment rate.

Click here to view graphs of the Federal Reserve's Dual Mandate.

This meeting was part of the C. Peter McColough series on International Economics.

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