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Media

Fed policy hasn't worked well: Expert
March 21, 2014
John Taylor discusses the fed funds rate and the influence of Fed policy on the financial system on CNBC's Santelli Exchange (2:34)

Federal Reserve announces pull back on stimulus as Bernanke nears end of tenure
December 18, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Fed’s decision to reduce its purchase of bonds and mortgage-backed securities in January, on PBS's NewsHour (12:37)

Unintended consequences of exiting QE3: Expert
December 18, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Fed’s policies on CNBC's Santelli Exchange (3:41)

Fed should begin unwinding position: Greenspan
December 10, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Fed’s policies with Alan Greenspan, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, on CNBC's Kudlow Report (4:23)

Rates were too low: Taylor
December 10, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Fed’s policies with Alan Greenspan, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, on CNBC's Kudlow Report (4:27)

Extreme Policies Are a Big Problem, Despite Naysayer
November 5, 2013
John Taylor discusses the 2013 election results and reactions to extremist policies on the John Batchelor Show (10:07)

John Taylor Urges Fed Return to Predictable Policy
November 1, 2013
John Taylor discusses the impact of Federal Reserve policy on Washington politics and the economy on Bloomberg Television's Market Makers (6:04)

Yellen to return to old Fed policies?
November 1, 2013
John Taylor shares his thoughts on Janet Yellen as the next Fed chairman on Fox Business (3:59)

What Will It Take to Get the Economy Moving?
October 3, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Federal Reserve’s policies, the subsequent changes in interest rates and the resulting impact on the economy on the National Press Club (8:45)

Summers out, Yellen in?
September 17, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Fed’s interventions and Janet Yellen on CNBC's Kudlow Report (11:28)

Is Janet Yellen the likely pick for Fed?
September 16, 2013
John Taylor discusses Janet Yellen’s views on Fox Business (6:20)

The debt limit showdown
August 27, 2013
John Taylor discusses the US economy and the debt limit on CNBC's Rise Above (7:22)

Fed Should Be Deliberative on Tapering, Taylor Says
August 23, 2013
John Taylor discusses the US economy and Federal Reserve monetary policy on Bloomberg TV's Street Smart (7:57)

The 5 Principles to Restoring the U.S. Economy
August 22, 2013
John Taylor on his five steps for boosting the economy on Fox Business (5:56)

Will We See the Fed Begin to Taper in September?
July 31, 2013
John Taylor weighs in on the FOMC rate decision on Bloomberg Television's Bottom Line (5:39)

Taper Talk & the Fed
June 14, 2013
John Taylor weighs in on the effects of the current monetary policy on CNBC (8:30)

Worst Recovery We've Seen in Years: Taylor
April 30, 2013
John Taylor weighs in on the effects of the current monetary policy and enormous US debt on CNBC (4:24)

US Growth Likely 3 Percent in First Quarter, Taylor Says
April 22, 2013
John Taylor discusses the US economy and Federal Reserve monetary policy on Bloomberg TV. (6:27)

Taylor says Fed policy won’t close growth gap
April 18, 2013
In his testimony before the Joint Economic Committee of Congress, John Taylor said the Federal Reserve’s current monetary policy will fail to close the current growth gap.

Bulging Budget Bothers Market Master
April 12, 2013
John Taylor weighs in on how to reduce the US debt, jumpstart the economy, and develop a more predictable monetary policy on CNBC (4:31)

John Taylor discusses the economy on Uncommon Knowledge
April 10, 2013
John Taylor gives his insight on how we got here and what policies the US should adopt to move the economy forward. (34:33)

FRB of Atlanta 2013 Financial Markets Conference
April 9, 2013
John Taylor's interview with Dennis Lockhart (President of the FRB of Atlanta) (8:06)

Beyond the Cuts
March 5, 2013
John Taylor weighs in on the effects of the sequester cuts as well as how to jump-start the economy on CNBC (3:59)

How Uncertainty is Hurting the Economy
February 7, 2013
John Taylor discusses how the Fed’s interventions have caused policy uncertainty for the last two or three years and how that is slowing the economy on CNBC's Squawk Box (2:38)

Why the Economy is Stuck in Neutral
February 7, 2013
John Taylor discusses the Fed’s interventions and notes that the Fed needs to return to the rules-based policy that worked so well in the 80s and 90s on CNBC's Squawk Box (5:09)

John Taylor on Spending Cuts
February 7, 2013
John Taylor weighs in on the sequester method and spending cuts on Fox Business (3:42)

Where's the Inflation?
February 7, 2013
John Taylor shares insight into why the Fed’s monetary easing hasn't caused runaway inflation on the Wall Street Journal's Opinion Journal (4:50)

John Taylor on Fed's Dual Mandate
February 7, 2013
John Taylor discusses the potential impact of automatic federal spending cuts on the US economy and the outlook for central bank policy on Bloomberg's Bottom Line (5:37)

Our Unemployment Number Is a Tragedy
November 2, 2012
John Taylor discusses the unemployment numbers on Bloomberg's In the Loop (4:24)

Slow Growth Is Biggest Economic Challenge Facing Incoming President
November 2, 2012
John Taylor discusses the economy and the unemployment rate on PBS's NewsHour (11:40)

Romney adviser: We could be doing better
November 2, 2012
John Taylor discusses Mitt Romney's economic plan on CNN (2:56)

Taylor: Recovery would have been better without quantitative easing
October 26, 2012
John Taylor notes that the United States needs to return to a more predictable rules-based monetary policy that worked in the past. Fox Business (3:31)

Taylor on Running for Treasury Secretary: I Like My Job
October 26, 2012
John Taylor notes that we cannot keep kicking the can down the road. The United States needs to reform its taxes, reduce the deficits and overall debt, and create a more predictable, rules-based monetary policy. Fox Business (4:37)

Taylor: Romney Did a Terrific Job on Economy
October 4, 2012
John Taylor discusses Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's debate performance last night on Bloomberg's In the Loop (2:35)

John B. Taylor on the John Batchelor Show (19:20)
September 25, 2012
John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show (interview starts at 19:20)

Is This a Recovery in Name Only?
September 20, 2012
John Taylor emphasizes that the Fed needs to return to a rules-based policy on CNBC's Squawk Box (7:44)

Boskin discusses monetary and debt cliffs
September 17, 2012
Michael Boskin on the Opinion Journal Live (3:57)

John Taylor on the Larry Kudlow Show
September 15, 2012
John Taylor on the Larry Kudlow Show (1:55:49)

The premier of The Numbers Game
September 5, 2012
John Taylor is Russ’s guest in the inaugural episode, in which the two discuss “The Recovery: Prospects for the Future of the US Economy.” The Numbers Game (12:21)

Will Bernanke Announce Policy Changes in Jackson Hole?
August 30, 2012
John Taylor, economics adviser for the Romney campaign, discusses the state of the economy and what to expect from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s speech in Jackson Hole on Fox Business (6:38)

Republican Convention Coverage Part 2
August 30, 2012
Featuring John Taylor, economics adviser for the Romney campaign on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show (44:25)

The Romney Economic Plan
August 29, 2012
John Taylor discusses Romney’s plan for the U.S. economy on NPR's On Point (47:31)

Will Americans Buy Romney's Proposals to Turn Around the Economy?
August 28, 2012
John Taylor discusses debt, tax cuts, and deregulation on PBS's Newshour (8:41)

Taylor Says Fed Should Return to Rules-Based Policy
August 28, 2012
John Taylor discusses private equity taxes but notes that the focus should be on encouraging companies to hire and to create strategies that do everything possible to get the economy moving again on Bloomberg's Street Smart (9:11)

Taylor on a Gold Standard and a Rules Based Fed Policy
August 27, 2012 (taped on August 24, 2012)
John Taylor notes the gold standard is not the path to stability, but fundamentals are on Bloomberg Radio's Hays Advantage (15:29)

The Biggest Threats to the U.S. Economy
August 23, 2012
John Taylor discusses Romney's proposals to turn around the economy, a rules based Fed policy, reducing the government’s debt, marginal tax rates, and boosting the economy’s outlook on Fox Business's Willis Report (4:53)

Romney’s Economic Proposal Gaining Support Among Economists?
August 21, 2012
Economists for Romney co-founder, John Taylor, argues Romney’s economic plan would boost the economy’s recovery and growth. Fox Business (4:04)

Why the Fed's stimulus 'didn't work'
August 2, 2012
John Taylor notes that short-term attempts to jump-start the economy lead to higher unemployment and slower growth. Money Magazine

What Can the Fed Do to Prop Up the Economy
July 31, 2012
John Taylor notes that there is too much focus on what the Fed is going to do. The quantitative easing has not helped much and is causing problems with the future of fiscal and monetary policy. Fox Business (3:47)

How to Save America's Economic Future
June 26, 2012
John Taylor discusses rules for economic prosperity on CNBC's Squawk Box (4:42)

MRW Podcast
June 18, 2012
John Taylor discusses his book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity on Podbean.com.(21:55)

How US Can Reclaim Its Economic Strength?
June 8, 2012
John Taylor discusses the challenges facing job growth in America and how to get the nation back to work on CNBC's Squawk Box (6:25)

Taylor: Fixing the weak US economy requires more long-term policy
June 5, 2012
John Taylor notes that policies which are more steady, reliable, and predictable would have a long-term, sustainable economic effect on American Public Media's Marketplace (4:04)

The Eighth Annual Hayek Lecture
June 1, 2012
John Taylor accepts the Hayek prize for his book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity. (57:48)

Monetary, Fiscal Policies Stall Growth, Taylor Says
June 1, 2012
John Taylor discusses the outlook for the US economy and Federal Reserve policies on Bloomberg Television's InsideTrack (4:34)

John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show
May 15, 2012
John Taylor discussed his 2012 Hayek Prize on the nationally syndicated John Batchelor Show (co-hosted by CNBC’s Larry Kudlow)

Taylor on Rules, Discretion, and First Principles
April 30, 2012
John Taylor argues that when economic policy adhere to the right basic principles such as keeping rules rather than using discretion, then the economy thrives. Ignoring these principles, Taylor argues, leads to bad economic outcomes such as recessions, inflation, or high unemployment. EconTalk (1:02:34)

John Batchelor Show debate at the Hoover Institution
April 28-29, 2012
Keynes and Hayek, with attention to Milton Friedman's conversation on Keynes and Hayek. Nicholas Wapshott, John Taylor, Michael Boskin,and Russ Roberts. (Three segments broadcast on April 28 and 29, 2012) on the John Batchelor Show
Segment 1
Segment 2
Segment 3

Fiscal Follies, Monetary Mischief
April 21, 2012
John Taylor notes that government economic policies should be constrained and predictable rather than ad hoc and discretionary. In particular, he is extremely leery of stimulus spending, and the looming possibility of QE3. Barron's

Economic debate: John Taylor and Larry Summers
April 4, 2012
John Taylor discussed the economy and whether government interventions had made the situation worse in “A Debate: ‘Are Government Interventions an Important Cause of Our Recent Economic Problems?’” SIEPR (1:14:00)

Power of the Markets on Squawk Box
April 9, 2012
John Taylor says investors should trust in the power of the markets on CNBC's Squawk Box (3:55)

Tracking Gains in the Job Market on Squawk Box
April 9, 2012
John Taylor discusses the government's response to the recession on CNBC's Squawk Box (6:53)

Boskin discusses California's economy and budget deficit on Bloomberg TV
April 5, 2012
Michael Boskin notes that California is a mixed picture with a lot of problems but that overall California is not doing well. Bloomberg TV (4:22)

Taylor discusses five keys to restoring America's prosperity on Reason TV
April 3, 2012
John Taylor discusses his latest book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring Prosperity on Reason TV (5:32)

John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show
April 3, 2012
John Taylor's interview on the John Batchelor Show

Leaving Goldman: An analysis of the resignation heard 'round the world
March 22, 2012
Joe Grundfest weighs in on culture at Goldman Sachs. Stanford Magazine

Allan Meltzer on his recent book Why Capitalism?
March 9, 2012
Allan Meltzer discusses the Greek debt crisis, the social welfare state, the Dodd-Frank Act, and his book Why Capitalism? on Bloomberg (9:43)

Stocks Swing Higher
March 8, 2012
John Taylor discusses whether the market is on the verge of a 5 to 10 percent pullback, the Fed's new bond-buying program, inflation, and getting back to a sound monetary policy on the Kudlow Report (7:27)

Taylor on the Larry Kudlow Show
March 3, 2012
John Taylor discusses his latest book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring Prosperity on the Larry Kudlow Show

Bernanke's Testimony and the Economy
March 1, 2012
John Taylor weighs in on taxes and the Fed's plan to keep interest rates low and whether the fed and central banks can control inflation on Squawk Box (8:47)

John Taylor On Returning the Economy to Prosperity
February 27, 2012
John Taylor answers the following questions: What should guide policy proposals going forward? Are we in full economic recovery mode? Is inflation a threat going forward? on The Foundry

First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity on BookTV
February 24, 2012
John Taylor discusses his recent book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity on C-SPAN's on BookTV (37:47)

Five Keys to Restoring America's Prosperity
February 24, 2012
John Taylor outlines a straightforward plan to rebuild America’s economic future at the Heritage Foundation. (37:20)

The Greek Bailout Equation
February 22, 2012
John Taylor examines the pluses and minuses of the Greek bailout on WSJ TV (6:37)

Taylor on U.S. Budget Deficit
February 22, 2012
John Taylor discusses US fiscal policy, the economy, taxes, and how to reduce the deficits and stimulate growth on Bloomberg Television’s Street Smart (4:10)

Rebecca Costa's Interview with John B. Taylor
February 17, 2012
John Taylor discusses his recent book First Principles and his five principles for responsible government on the Costa Report (51:20)

Will Greece Get Bailout Package?
February 14, 2012
John Taylor discusses whether Greece will stick with its bailout conditions and commitments after the elections. If so, can Greece get a deal with bondholders and what additional cuts are necessary to get that agreement? CNBC's Fast Money (3:13)

Taylor on US Deficit, Fed, Greece
February 6, 2012
John Taylor discusses his five principles for responsible government and comments on the US federal budget deficit, fiscal policy, the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy, and Greece's debt crisis on Bloomberg Television’s Street Smart (7:09)

Taylor on Restoring Our Prosperity
January 25, 2012
John Taylor discusses his five principles for responsible government and comments on current issues on the G. Gordon Liddy Show Podcast (23:19)

Economics for the Long Run
January 25, 2012
John Taylor discusses his Wall Street Journal op-ed on WSJ TV (8:27)

John Taylor on Payne Nation
January 25, 2012
John Taylor discusses President Obama's State of the Union Address [Interview begins around 09:15] on Payne Nation with Charles Payne

John Taylor on the Tom O'Brien Show
January 25, 2012
John Taylor [Interview begins around 1:21:00] on the Tom O'Brien Show

Restoring Prosperity: Trust Markets, Not Bailouts
January 24, 2012
John Taylor makes the case against excessive government intervention and corporate bailouts on The Street (3:13)

Stanford's Taylor Discusses New Book First Principles
January 24, 2012
John Taylor discusses his new book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America's Prosperity on Bloomberg (29:31)

John Taylor's Spending Rules to Live By
January 23, 2012
John Taylor discusses spending rules to live by on Wall Street Journal TV (8:27)

The 5 Steps to Fixing the Economy
January 20, 2012
John Taylor discusses five key principles for restoring the economy on Fox Business' Willis Report (4:24)

Taylor on Fed Policy, US Economy
January 20, 2012
John Taylor discusses the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy. Taylor also discusses US fiscal policy, the economy, and Greece's debt crisis on Bloomberg's Surveillance Midday (12:51)

Stanford's Taylor Says Economic Crisis Not Over
January 20, 2012
John Taylor says the US economic crisis is not over on Bloomberg's Surveillance (13:50)

Carnegie's Meltzer on Fed Policy, Taylor Rule
January 20, 2012
Allan Meltzer, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, talks about Federal Reserve monetary policy. Meltzer also discusses the value of capitalism versus other economic systems and the Taylor Rule formula on Bloomberg's Surveillance Midday (7:22)

Principles to Restore the Economy
January 20, 2012
John Taylor discusses his recent book First Principles, in which he lists five key principles for restoring the US economy on CNBC’s Squawk Box (9:58)

Market Anticipates FOMC
January 20, 2012
John Taylor discusses monetary policy with Steve Liesman on CNBC’s Squawk Box (6:55)

“Economic Principles for Growth”
January 20, 2012
John Taylor discusses economic principles for growth on CNBC’s Squawk Box (1:30)

John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show
January 17, 2012
John Taylor's interview concerning First Principles: starts at minute 19:27 on the John Batchelor Show

John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show
January 17, 2012
John Taylor's interview on the John Batchelor Show

Forecasting the economy
January 16, 2012
Michael Boskin discusses the economy on KQED's Forum (23:56)

US monetary policy and economic recovery
November 10, 2011
John Taylor discusses US monetary policy and economic recovery on KABC Radio’s Market Wrap with Moe Ansari

US monetary policy and economic recovery
November 10, 2011
John Taylor discusses US monetary policy and economic recovery on Payne Nation with Charles Payne

US monetary policy and economic recovery
November 10, 2011
John Taylor discusses US monetary policy and economic recovery at the end of this long interview on the John Batchelor Show

Taylor on the Kudlow Report
November 5, 2011
John Taylor's interview starts at 78:40 on the Kudlow Report

Is U.S. Leadership off Track?
November 1, 2011
John Taylor discusses the principles of economic freedom, his tax plan, and how to get the US economy growing again on CNBC’s Kudlow Report (4:20)

Taylor is on the John Batchelor Show
October 11, 2011
John Taylor on the John Batchelor Show

Does The Economy Need A Little Inflation?
October 7, 2011
John Taylor on NPR (4:48)

Boskin discusses Operation Twist on CNBC
September 22, 2011
Michael Boskin notes that the potential to help the economy with Operation Twist is small. Boskin recommends reforming the tax code, rightsizing regulations, and getting away from the constant tinkering with the economy to a more permanent, predictable set of policies to improve the economic outlook. CNBC (4:12)

Taylor discusses the financial front in the war on terror with Tom Keene on Bloomberg
September 11, 2011
John Taylor discusses where he was on 9/11 and the measures he took, as undersecretary to the Treasury of the United States, to freeze assets and cut off funding to the terrorists. Bloomberg (14:56)

The Obama Presidency by the Numbers
September 9, 2011
Michael J. Boskin discusses unemployment, taxes, the stimulus packages, and Obama’s management of the economy. Opinion Journal (Wall Street Journal) (11:40)

Former Secretary of State George Shultz on the economy, Libya
August 22, 2011
Former Secretary of State George Shultz talks about the steps to fixing the struggling economy and the need to reduce the deficit with Neil Cavuto on FOX Business News.

Snapshot of the Economy
August 17, 2011
Edward Lazear, the Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, discusses the economy, unemployment, regulations, taxes, debt, and how to get the economy growing again on CNBC’s Squawk Box.

Boosting Job Growth: It's A Money Matter
August 14, 2011
John Taylor notes that the economy could be boosted enough to create more jobs but not with another stimulus package. KQED (6:45)

Taylor discusses whether the debt deal was positive for the economy on CNBC
August 10, 2011
John Taylor discusses the debt deal in Washington, whether we are headed for a double-dip recession, and the necessity of creating a more predictable fiscal and monetary policy on CNBC. (4:57)

The Age of Greed
August 7, 2011
Ken Scott on NPR’s Marty Nemko.

Stock Market Plunge
August 5, 2011
Joseph A. Grundfest analyzes whether the economy headed for another recession on Forum, KQED.

Taylor discusses what was accomplished in US debt deal
August 3, 2011
John Taylor explains why he thinks a lot was accomplished in the debt negotiations and why the deal will be successful in getting the US economy moving again on Reuters. (5:07)

Taylor discusses post–debt deal economics
August 3, 2011
John Taylor discusses the economy, unemployment, regulations, the effect of the stimulus money, and the possible consequences of the agreement to raise the US debt ceiling and cut spending on CNBC. (6:53)

Raise the roof: Debt crisis averted, but debate far from over
August 2, 2011
John Taylor discusses the bipartisan agreement to raise the US debt ceiling and cut spending on PBS's NewsHour. (12:40)

Taylor is on the John Batchelor Show
July 26, 2011
John Taylor discusses tax reform, the debt ceiling, jobs, and the economy on the John Batchelor Show.

Get Ready for a 70% Marginal Tax Rate
July 21, 2011
Michael Boskin tells us why we should get ready for a 70 percent marginal tax rate on the Mark Reardon Show. (9:54)

Taylor on Fiscal and Monetary Policy
July 18, 2011
John Taylor discusses the state of the economy and the prospects for recovery on EconTalk. (59:31)

Taylor on the Debt Ceiling
July 12, 2011
John Taylor discusses the debt ceiling on the Hugh Hewitt Show. (7:19)

Entitlement Spending: It’s Better to Know the Facts, As Sobering as They May Be
July 7, 2011
John Cogan discusses why without reforms to alter the financing structure of the Nation’s three most important social programs—Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid, none will be able to keep the obligations the country has made to future generations of beneficiaries on Voice of America.

Is QE3 Set to Sail?
June 30, 2011
John Taylor discusses QE2, other stimulus programs, the prospects for QE3, and the potential for a US economic recovery on CNBC’s Kudlow Report. (6:47)

Taylor on the Fed, US fiscal policy, and the economy
June 27, 2011
John Taylor discusses Federal Reserve monetary policy, the Taylor Rule, and the prospects for a US economic recovery with Bloomberg’s Tom Keene. Bloomberg (9:23)

A Balance Sheet Recession
June 24, 2011
John Taylor discusses the U.S. need to shore up its fiscal house to avoid a long period of slow growth and high unemployment, and why “QE3” would be a mistake. The Big Interview, Wall Street Journal (22:38)

Testimony on budget consolidation at the Joint Economic Committee of Congress
June 21, 2011
John Taylor discusses U.S. and global economic growth. C-Span Opening Remarks at 6:23

Why Not Go For 5% Growth
June 14, 2011
John Batchelor Show

GOP Playing Debt Limit Chicken
June 9, 2011
John Taylor explains why the GOP’s playing chicken with the debt limit will help reduce spending and thus the deficits and debt, which will be good for the economy. Fox Business News (3:09)

US ‘not in stalemate’ over debt limit
June 2, 2011
John Taylor discusses the “tough negotiations” between President Obama and the leading Republicans over America's growing debt. Business News with Adam Shaw, BBC Radio. (4:15)

Taking Action on Spending
May 20, 2011
John Taylor discusses the link between the debt ceiling and spending cuts on Fox Business News. (3:40)

Bernanke Needs to Outline Strategy
April 27, 2011
John Taylor discusses the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy and strategy on Fox Business News. (3:44)

Taylor says US can balance budget without higher taxes
April 19, 2011
John Taylor talks with Bloomberg's Margaret Brennan about US tax policy, the economy, balancing the budget without raising taxes, and a credible debt reduction plan. Bloomberg Television's InBusiness. (7:22)

Taylor Says Less Government Spending Can Boost Growth
April 4, 2011
John Taylor discusses plans by House Republicans to release a 2012 federal budget proposal that may call for more than $4 trillion in spending cuts over the next 10 years. Bloomberg Television's Street Smart. (8:51)

Could Government Spending Cuts Actually Hurt the Economy?
March 1, 2011
John Taylor discusses the Goldman Sachs’ report on Fox Business News' The Willis Report. (5:47)

Taylor is interviewed by Bloomberg's Betty Liu
March 1, 2011
John Taylor discusses the Fed's monetary policy and the outlook for a US economic recovery on Bloomberg's In the Loop. (6:02)

Economy on the Home Front
February 24, 2011
John Taylor discusses his predictions for the economy on CNBC’s Squawk Box. (4:07)

Boskin discusses the economy on the John Batchelor Show
January 11, 2011
Michael Boskin discusses the outlook for changes to US taxes on corporations and a potential overhaul of the broader US tax code with John Batchelor.

Council on Foreign Relations
January 10, 2011
McKinsey Executive Roundtable Series in International Economics: What Sort of Fed Do We Want? Experts (including John Taylor) discuss if the authority of the federal reserve system will change under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, and grade the system as it changed from Chairman Greenspan to Chairman Bernanke. (55:57)

Boskin says US tax overhaul has bipartisan interest
January 5, 2011
Michael Boskin discusses the outlook for changes to US taxes on multinational corporations and a potential overhaul of the broader US tax code with Margaret Brennan on Bloomberg Television's InBusiness. (5:47)

Taylor discusses the economy on Bloomberg TV
December 16, 2010
John Taylor discusses economics, finance, QE2, taxes, and investments with Tom Keene on Bloomberg TV. (12:55)

QE2 and the Fed
December 2, 2010
John Taylor discusses QE2 on the John Batchelor Show. Taylor's interview begins at 30:10.

Jobs & Jitters
November 10, 2010
John Taylor discusses quantitative easing, taxes, the unemployment rate, and the economy on CNBC’s Squawk Box. (8:28)

Taylor Says Fed's QE2 Policy Will Not Help Unemployment
November 10, 2010
John Taylor discusses the Fed's decision to pump more liquidity into the economy on Bloomberg TV. Taylor notes that lower taxes and a rules-based Fed policy would be more practical for the economy. (6:15)

Economic Policy & Recovery Fears
November 4, 2010
John Taylor discusses quantitative easing on NPR's On Point. (45:25)

Fed Matters
November 3, 2010
John Taylor discusses the Fed's decision to pump more liquidity into the economy on CNBC's Kudlow Report. (7:43)

Fed's next move: What will boost the economy?
October 18, 2010
John Taylor discusses whether Fed chairman Ben Bernanke should use quantitative easing to boost the economy on PBS's Newshour. (8:36)

Bernanke: Ready to Act
October 15, 2010
John Taylor suggests the Fed shouldn't go any further than it has in stimulating the economy on CNBC. (6:39)

John Taylor discusses the role of central banks
October 11, 2010
John Taylor summarizes his views on central banks on C-SPAN. (1:17:42)

Debating QE2
October 8, 2010
John Taylor discusses QE2's impact on the economy and whether it is a proper stimulus on CNBC’s Squawk Box . (6:14)

What should the Fed do next?
September 10, 2010
John Taylor discusses the Taylor rule, the gold standard, and what is needed for a stable and reliable Fed policy on CNBC’s Kudlow Report. (7:01)

The Final Solution to Government Bailouts
September 1, 2010
John Taylor discusses government bailouts, inflation, and the economy on Market Wrap with Moe Ansari. (44:45)

Hoover fellow discusses the economy on Bloomberg
August 27, 2010
John Taylor discusses Federal Reserve monetary policy and the prospects for a double-dip recession on Bloomberg Television’s In the Loop. (5:26)

John Taylor discusses his “Taylor Rule,” a well-known economic model for monetary policy on Canada’s Business News Network.
August 12, 2010
He also addresses the economy and a return to sensible fiscal policies that would stimulate the economic recovery in this interview, which is divided into three segments One (9:32), Two (9:01), and Three (4:22).

Is the stimulus hurting jobs?
August 3, 2010
John Taylor discusses whether stimulus spending is hurting job growth on CNBC’s The Call. (3:36)

How quickly should financial reform be applied?
August 2, 2010
John Taylor argues, on Fox Business News’ Bulls and Bears, that the financial overhaul will do more harm than good. (2:33)

John Taylor discusses the economy on Bloomberg News
August 2, 2010
John Taylor discusses what we need to do to get the economy back on track with Tom Keene on Bloomberg News. (8:19)

Did the stimulus funding help or hurt the U.S. economy in the long run?
July 29, 2010
John Taylor talks with PBS's Newshour about whether the stimulus and other programs helped or hurt the economy. (11:00)

Taylor on the state of the economy
July 19, 2010
John Taylor talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the state of the economy. What policies have helped and hurt? (58:29)

Taylor Sees Greek Restructuring, Pause in U.S. Recovery
July 7, 2010
John Taylor talks about planned stress tests by European banking regulators, the likelihood of a restructuring of Greek debt and the outlook for the U.S. economy. Bloomberg (6:25)

Congress on Vacation?
July 2, 2010
John Taylor talks about monetary policy and the budget deficit. Interview starts at 2:12. CNBC’s Kudlow Report

Financial reform: What does it mean?
June 29, 2010
Joseph Grundfest shares his perspective on the financial reform legislation, including what it means for consumers and whether it will prevent another financial meltdown. KQED's Michael Krasny

Mercury News interview: Joseph Grundfest, Stanford law professor
June 22, 2010
Joseph Grundfest shares his perspective on the political and regulatory climate for American corporations. Mercury News

Taylor Says G-20 Needs to Focus on Debt, Stimulus
June 4, 2010
John Taylor discusses the outlook for the global economy and the central banks' monetary policies as well as the European debt crisis, and the outlook for this weekend's Group of 20 meeting of finance chiefs. Bloomberg (4:19)

Taylor on the economy and bailouts
May 18, 2010
John Taylor discusses ways to end bailouts, Chapter 11F, and the European debt situation.
Tom Keene Bloomberg on the Economy (10:18)

Prevention or bailout?
May 11, 2010
John Taylor discusses the Greek crisis and bailouts.
CNBC’s Squawk Box. (7:08)

Where do we go from here?
April 22, 2010
John Taylor discusses what to do with the derivatives market and financial reform legislation
CNBC’s Street Signs. (5:43)

Fed Policy, Treasuries, Debt, and the Overall Economy
March 29, 2010
John Taylor is interviewed about the Fed, the economy, and China
Bloomberg TV

‘Basically an Optimist’—Still,
March 27, 2010
By Peter Robinson, Wall Street Journal, featuring Gary Becker

One Economist’s Solution for Financial Reform
March 16, 2010
John Taylor is interviewed by Jennifer Schonberger
Motley Fool

The Recovery Is Gaining Momentum, but Government Is in the Way
March 15, 2010
John Taylor is interviewed by Jennifer Schonberger
Motley Fool

Federal Reserve
March 9, 2010
John Taylor is interviewed
The Hays Advantage on Bloomberg Radio

Was the Stimulus Package Successful?
February 16, 2010
John Taylor is interviewed by Bob Moon
NPR’s Market Place

Unmasking Interest Rates, Honky-Tonk Style
January 27, 2010
PBS’s NewsHour

The Bernanke Trade
January 25, 2010
John Taylor discusses whether Ben Bernanke is good for the markets and if the Fed has the strength of character to raise interest rates and reduce easy money as the market picks up.
CNBC’s Kudlow Report (14:33)

Are We All Keynesians Now
January 25, 2010
John Taylor is interviewed by Peter Robinson
Uncommon Knowledge (38:15)

AIG bailout under scrutiny
January 20 , 2010
John Taylor provides insight on why full transparency concerning the AIG bailout is important for understanding what happened and for preventing future problems.
CNBC (5:38)

Don’t Like the Numbers? Change ’Em
January 19, 2010
Michael Boskin is interviewed on Fox.
Neil Cavuto, Fox Business News

Interview with Gary Becker,
January 14, 2010
By John Cassidy,
New Yorker’s Blog, Rational Irrationality

In Defense of the Taylor Rule
January 12 , 2010
Fighting back against Fed chief Ben Bernanke’s policy, with John Taylor, economics professor.
CNBC’s Kudlow Report (7:29)

Why Geithner’s Getting So Much Grief
January 8, 2010
Michael Boskin is interviewed
Marketplace

John Taylor vs. Ben Bernanke
January 7 , 2010
John Taylor provides insight on whether the Fed’s easy money and low interest rates contributed to the economic crisis.
CNBC’s Kudlow Report (6:53)

How Big Is Too Big to Fail?
December 15, 2009
George Shultz is interviewed
PBS’s NewsHour (9:06)

Week in Review: A New Year for Regulation
December 11 , 2009
David Evans, Robert Litan, John Talor, and Larry White are joined by special guest Bill Isaac of LECH. Bill was the Chairman of the FDIC from 1978 to 1985. He’s now chairs the global financial services practice at LECG.
FinReg21 (38:49)

Week in Review - Rearranging the Regulatory Structure
November 20 , 2009
A discussion sponsored by FinReg21 between John Taylor (Stanford University) and Lawrence White (New York University) on the state of financial regulatory reform including the Dodd bill and the Paul amendment (The Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2009), the proposed systemic risk regulator and Fed independence.
FinReg21 (31:20)

Week in Review - Finally Looking Forward
October 1 , 2009
A discussion sponsored by FinReg21 between John Taylor (Stanford University) and Lawrence White (New York University) on the G-20 meeting, current account imbalances, and financial reform.
FinReg21 (19:59)

Week in Review - The Global Picture
September 25, 2009
A debate sponsored by FinReg21 between John Taylor (Stanford University), Robert Litan (Kauffman Foundation), and Lawrence White (New York University) on the G-20 meeting and the financial reform.
FinReg21 (23:28)

Did the Stimulus Work?
September 17, 2009
John Taylor discusses the available data on the stimulus package.
CNBC (11:24)

Reliving the Crisis
September 17, 2009
A debate sponsored by FinReg21 between John Taylor (Stanford University), Robert Litan (Kauffman Foundation), and Lawrence White (New York University) on financial regulation and reform.
FinReg21 (33:27)

Taylor Says Geithner Right to Ponder Exit Strategies
September 11, 2009
John Taylor discusses Geithner, the Federal Reserve, and the deficit.
Bloomberg News (8:19)

Taylor’s Ruling: Government Created Credit Crisis
September 10, 2009
James Freeman interviews Stanford professor John Taylor about how Washington created the credit meltdown.
Wall Street Journal Digital Network (4:35)

Insight on the jobs front
September 3, 2009
John Taylor discusses the unemployment rate, inflation, and monetary policy with CNBC’s Steve Liesman and Larry Kudlow.
CNBC (9:01)

Why the deficit poses a systemic risk
August 24, 2009
John Taylor discusses why the deficit poses a systemic risk to our financial system.
Fox Business News (4:15)

Bloomberg on the Economy’s host Tom Keene interviews four of the authors of The Road Ahead for the Fed including John B. Taylor, the Bowen H. and Janice Arthur McCoy Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, on Thursday.

  • Monday 8/17: Meltzer Calls Lehman Failure Fed's Biggest Mistake, Bloomberg Radio, Tom Keene

  • Tuesday 8/18: Scholes Says Crisis Shows Limitations of Economic Models, Bloomberg Radio, Tom Keene

  • Wednesday 8/19: Hamilton Sees ‘Radically New’ Regime at Fed, Bloomberg Radio, Tom Keene

  • Thursday 8/20: Taylor Says Fed Should Scale Back CMBS Purchases, Bloomberg Radio, Tom Keene

John Ciorciari is interviewed
August 18, 2009
John Ciorciari discusses what is ahead for the Federal Reserve
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, News Service (3:57)

CIT Rescue Plan, the Great Moderation
July 20, 2009
John Taylor discusses markets, politics, health care, taxes, and the economy
CNBC (7:12)

Stimulus Plans
July 7, 2009
John Taylor discusses stimulus plans, monetary policy, and the economy
Bloomberg (6:10)

John Taylor is interviewed
June 23, 2009
John Taylor Taylor discusses his new book The Road Ahead for the Fed as well as the current economic crisis
C-SPAN (23:23)

Grading the TARP
April 8, 2009
John Taylor discusses the problem with the government’s bailout efforts and what we can learn from the economic crisis
Bloomberg Television (6:15)

Treasury Covering Up Massive Fraud?
April 6, 2009
John Taylor discusses what the fed should have done and how the fed can get the economy back on track
Fox Business News (7:21)

G-20 Expanding Global Trade
April 2, 2009
John Taylor discusses global trade, interest rates, the Taylor Rule, and inflationary pressures
Fox Business News (10:55)

Getting the stimulus Right
January 23, 2009
John Taylor cautions Obama’s economic team not to repeat Paulson’s mistakes.
CNNMoney.com (4:20)

Crisis Management with John Taylor
December 15, 2008
John Taylor discusses today’s financial crisis, which he labels the most “unusual” crisis since the Great Depression. Uncommon Knowledge (36:20)

John Taylor talks with Neil Cavuto about the role of tax cuts as an economic stimulus.
December 1, 2008
John Taylor discusses tax cuts
Fox Business News (3:49)

Interview from Ottawa with Peter Cook in Washington DC
November 13, 2008
John Taylor discusses the upcoming G20 Leaders meeting
Bloomberg Television (5:41)

Panel discussion on the financial crisis with John Taylor, Darrell Duffie, Mark Wolfson, John Shoven, Dennis Lockhart, Anne Casscells
October 11, 2008
Understanding the financial crisis and what it means to you
Stanford University (1:57:35 – panel discussion begins at minute 37)

Professors Explain Economy
October 2, 2008
Michael Boskin, John Shoven, and Darrell Duffie discuss the causes of the current financial crisis and economic downturn.
Stanford Daily