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economic club of new york
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.read more
2019 Upcoming Programs
Edward S. Hyman
February 6, 2019
Ed Hyman is Chairman of Evercore ISI and Vice Chairman of Evercore. He heads Evercore ISI’s Economic Research Team. For the past 43 years Ed has been ranked by the Institutional Investor poll of investors for Economics, and ranked # 1 for 38 years. Prior to joining Evercore ISI, Ed was the Chairman and Founder of ISI Group, LLC. (broker dealer) and ISI Inc. (funds management).
John C. Williams
March 6, 2019
John C. Williams became the 11th president and chief executive officer of the New York Fed on June 18, 2018. In that capacity, he serves as the vice chairman and a permanent member of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC). Mr. Williams was previously the president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
David M. Rubenstein
March 14, 2019
David M. Rubenstein is a Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman of The Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest and most successful investment firms. Mr. Rubenstein co-founded the firm in 1987. Since then, Carlyle has grown into a firm managing $210 billion from 31 offices around the world.
April 30, 2019
From 1982 through 1984, Martin Feldstein was Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and President Reagan's chief economic adviser. He served as President of the American Economic Association in 2004. In 2006, President Bush appointed him to be a member of the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board.
May 1, 2019
Jeffrey Seller is the winner of four Tony Awards for Best Musical: Rent (1996), Avenue Q (2004), In the Heights (2008) and Hamilton (2015). He is the only producer to have produced two Pulitzer Prize-winning musicals--Rent and Hamilton.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Chairman of the Board and CEO
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Timothy F. Geithner
CEO, Warburg Pincus, LLC
Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury
Chairman of the Paulson Institute, University of Chicago
Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Jerome H. Powell
Chairman of the Board of Governor
Federal Reserve System
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Michael L. Corbat
Chief Executive Officer
The Economic Club of New York is a membership organization with members drawn from the top executive levels of business, industry and finance. The purpose of the Club is to promote the study and discussion of social, economic and political questions. Founded in 1907, the Club has served ever since as a major forum for discussion on a wide range of public issues of interest to business people.
The Club is nonpolitical, nonpartisan and nonprofit. Its membership (individual, not corporate) of over 1,100 is drawn primarily from the senior leadership ranks of the business and financial communities and the associated professions. Its individual members represent a wide diversity of opinion.read more