Trump nominated Judy Shelton, a gold standard advocate, for the Fed. She faces an uphill battle.
Could Trump’s Next Fed Chair Be A "Goldbug?"
Judy Shelton is an American economic advisor to President Donald Trump. She is known for her advocacy for a return to the gold standard and for her criticisms of the Federal Reserve.
The Mises Institute asks Could Trump’s Next Fed Chair Be A "Goldbug?"
This week, Donald Trump formally nominated Judy Shelton and Christopher Waller for vacant governorships on the Federal Reserve. Waller, the Vice President of the Richmond Fed, is widely viewed as a standard Fed nominee with the reputation of being a "dove" who has criticized recent interest rate hikes. It is Judy Shelton who is particularly interesting.
A former campaign adviser for Trump, SheltonRead More »