On October 7, Richard Fisher, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, and Texas Monthly senior editor Erica Grieder talked about the Texas economy, federal monetary policy, the possible default on the country’s debt, and Fisher’s unusual life story.  The discussion was followed by questions from the audience.  More than 300 guests attended the event which was held in the McFarlin Memorial Auditorium at SMU in Dallas.

Video is currently unavailable. Read Erica Grieder’s interview with Richard Fisher in the October 2013 issue of the magazine.