The economy and markets.
Presented by Eric S. Rosengren, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, at the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties/ Boston Business Journal 2008 Business Conference
Trends in commercial real estate: remarks at the Risk Management for Commercial Real Estate Financial Markets Conference, New York University Stern School of Business, New York, New York, May 9, 2017
Speaking in New York, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren discussed commercial real estate valuations. While a variety of favorable conditions account for some of the elevated valuations, he noted that at such times it is worth asking what could go wrong and cause a reversal.
Financial stability: the role of real estate values: remarks at the Asia-Pacific High Level Meeting on Banking Supervision, Bali, Indonesia, March 22, 2017
Because many financial intermediaries lend to households and businesses with real estate as the collateral, recessions that are accompanied by significant declines in real estate valuations can lead to broader problems.
A historical perspective on housing downturns.
Presented by Eric S. Rosengren, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, for The Seventeenth Annual Vermont Economic Outlook Conference, Burlington, Vermont, January 11, 2008
Labor market slack and monetary policy
In a speech to the Boston Economic Club, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren called for a "patient approach" to removing the Fed's accommodative monetary policy, given the high numbers of U.S. workers who want full-time work but are currently working part time. He also cited the still-high unemployment rate, and the very low inflation rate.
Should the Fed regularly evaluate its monetary policy framework?: remarks at the Fall 2018 Conference, Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Brookings Institution, Washington D.C., September 14, 2018
These slides represent the combined perspectives of President Rosengren and his co-authors, Jeffrey C. Fuhrer, Giovanni P. Olivei, and Geoffrey M. B. Tootell.
An Update on the Economy and the Main Street Lending Program
Today I would like to speak with you about the pandemic, its effects on the economy, the implications for Federal Reserve policymaking, and some of the steps that the Fed is taking to address the crisis and mitigate its financial impact on American households and businesses.
Central bank balance sheets: misconceptions and realities: remarks at the Credit Suisse Asian Investment Conference, Hong Kong, China, March 26, 2019
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren explored misconceptions about the Fed?s balance sheet ? the assets the central bank holds, and the liabilities and capital used to finance those assets ? in a speech in Hong Kong.
Exploring current economic conditions and the implications for monetary policy: remarks at 1Berkshire Economic Outlook Luncheon, Dalton, Massachusetts, October 26, 2018
Topics covered include: recent monetary policy actions; outlook -- continued robust growth; clear risks to the forecast; how should policy respond to strong base forecast but rising risks?; inflation for goods and services; exports are important and uncertain.
Risk-management lessons from recent financial turmoil.
Presented by Eric S. Rosengren, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, for the Conference on New Challenges for Operational Risk Measurement and Management, Boston, Massachusetts, May 14, 2008