Document Type

Lessons Learned

JEL Codes

G01, G29


Eric Rosengren began working at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in 1985 and ultimately served as its president and CEO from 2007 to 2021, including during the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) and the COVID-19 crisis. He met with the Yale Program on Financial Stability (YPFS) to share insights related to the Federal Reserve’s crisis responses—particularly those during the pandemic. This Lessons Learned is based on an interview conducted with Rosengren on February 6, 2023