New York Fed President, John Williams, speaking at the Swiss National Bank-International Monetary Fund Conference in Zurich was noted saying that lower neutral rates would require new policy approaches as this would mean slower global recovery and inflation running below target.Fed
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• Sees no reason to expect neutral rates to revert higher in the foreseeable future.
• Rate-cut space in the event of future downturns will be limited.
• Says that investors view low inflation globally as a new normal.
• Economic resilience can be improved by fiscal policies.