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The Economic Club of New York is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonpolitical organization dedicated to the discussion of today’s most important social, economic and political questions. Since 1907, the Club has welcomed more than 1,000 speakers - business leaders, U.S. presidents, innovators, luminaries, statesmen and academics.read more
Our members are among the top business leaders in the nation, interested in vigorous and ongoing discussion about issues that advance both our nation and the global economy. They are distinguished in the areas of finance, technology, law, government, academe, media, healthcare, and other economic sectors.read more
Our Fellows Program recruits potential future Club members who have shown leadership and commitment to the Club’s ideals and provides programming to foster the growth of these outstanding individuals.read more
We are partnering with the Economic Clubs of Chicago and Washington, D.C. to expand the opportunities for members. Members can now attend our sister clubs’ events and engage with the distinguished memberships in both cities.
Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, The Economic Club of New York will suspend all in-person ticketed events as needed. Some events will be livestreamed and others will be postponed to a future date. Please watch this page for future updates. We are committed to protecting the health and safety of our members and guests, while delivering high-quality and informative events.
2020 Upcoming Programs
October 26, 2020
Deanna M. Mulligan is Chief Executive Officer of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian) and is a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. Ms. Mulligan was named Chief Executive Officer of Guardian in July 2011 after serving as President and Chief Operating Officer since 2010. She joined Guardian in 2008 as Executive Vice President to lead the company's Individual Life & Disability business. In this role, she was responsible for developing and leading Guardian’s product and business strategy to drive the company's continued growth in these markets.
Michael T. Pugh
November 5, 2020
Michael T. Pugh is an American Bank Executive. He serves as President and CEO of Carver Bancorp, Inc., a Community Development Financial Institution as designated by the U.S. Department of Treasury.
Dana Hammonds Shuler & Erik Coleman
November 9, 2020
Dana Hammonds Shuler, Senior Director of Player Affairs with the NFL Players Association, is responsible for the strategic design and management of programs and resources that help players transition into and throughout their playing careers. These programs include financial literacy and security, professional skill development, career counseling, continuing education and wellness initiatives. Erik Coleman is a former American football safety in the NFL. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the fifth round of the 2004 NFL Draft and also played for the Atlanta Falcons and Detroit Lions.
November 12, 2020
James P. Gorman is Chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Gorman became CEO in January 2010 and Chairman in January 2012. He joined the Firm in February 2006 and was named Co-President in December 2007. Before joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Gorman held a succession of executive positions at Merrill Lynch. Prior to this, he was a senior partner of McKinsey & Co. and began his career as an attorney in Melbourne, Australia.
November 17, 2020
Mark M. Zandi is chief economist of Moody’s Analytics, where he directs economic research. Moody’s Analytics, a subsidiary of Moody’s Corp., is a leading provider of economic research, data and analytical tools. Dr. Zandi is a cofounder of Economy.com, which Moody’s purchased in 2005. Dr. Zandi is on the board of directors of MGIC, the nation’s largest private mortgage insurance company, and is the lead director of Reinvestment Fund, one of the nation’s largest community development financial institutions, which makes investments in underserved communities.
November 19, 2020
Jay Clayton was nominated to chair the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on January 20, 2017, by President Donald J. Trump and was sworn in as Chairman on May 4, 2017. In addition to chairing the SEC, he is a member of the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets, the Financial Stability Oversight Council, and the Financial Stability Board. Chairman Clayton also participates on the Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions.
LL COOL J
December 1, 2020
LL COOL J is the founder and CEO of Rock The Bells, the preeminent voice for classic and timeless Hip-Hop. Known as a global entertainment icon and entrepreneur with a career spanning three decades, LL COOL J’s impressive body of work includes the successful SiriusXM channel “LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells Radio,” ten consecutive platinum-plus selling albums, a New York Times bestselling book and he is the first rapper to receive the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor.He currently stars in the CBS hit primetime drama series NCIS: Los Angeles, which is currently in the twelfth season. He is a two-time Grammy® Award winner, NAACP Image Award winner, and both a passionate and avid philanthropist.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2020
Dr. Henrry A. Kissinger
Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc.
56th Secretary of State
in the news
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
The Economic Club of New York is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonpolitical organization dedicated to the promotion of the study and discussion of social, economic and political questions. For more than a century, the Club has served as the premier public forum for thought leaders of the United States and the world, to express a diverse set of views and opinions in a free and open environment. By embracing and promoting free expression of diverse views and opinions, the Club effectively acts as a catalyst for innovation in thought and ideas impacting social, economic and political issues facing society.