Atlanta Federal Reserve branch President
- Has 'lightly penciled in' December US rate hike
- Cautious about low-inflation conundrum, expects rebound
- Raising rates, shedding bonds in part about preparing for economic shock
- US economy at full strength, very little slack in labor market
- Inflation "continues to elicit caution" about its weakness and also about the way in which it is measured
Harker prepared remarks to a Global Interdependence Center conference in Tokyo.