Jonathan Rose is a senior economist and economic advisor in the economic research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. His research focuses on the economic history of the United States, including topics in the Great Depression, the residential mortgage market, and the Federal Reserve System. His work has been published in several academic journals. In addition, with Price Fishback and Kenneth Snowden, Rose co-authored the NBER book Well Worth Saving: How the New Deal Safeguarded Home Ownership (University of Chicago Press).
Rose earned a BA in mathematics and economics from Columbia University and a PhD in economics from University of California at Berkeley. Rose joined the Chicago Fed in 2018, following nine years with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.