Thursday, September 19, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Sustainability is no longer a fringe issue; investors now expect to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) data into their decision-making. It has moved beyond financial performance to what constitutes responsible behavior in executing long-term value creation that positively impacts the environment, people, our economy and vital institutions. Join us for a discussion with industry leaders driving sustainability as an essential element of corporate purpose and a means to achieve transformative social impact.
Upcoming Events and Tours
Walking Tour: History of Wall Street
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Join us for a 90-minute historical walking tour of the Financial District.
James Grant on "Bagehot: The Life and Times of the Greatest Victorian"
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 6:00 PM
Join us for an evening talk, book signing and reception with financial journalist and historian James Grant on his latest book.
Walking Tour: Women of Wall Street
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Discover the female power brokers who have shaped the history of Wall Street on this 90-minute guided walking tour.
Shennette Garrett-Scott on "Banking on Freedom: Black Women in US Finance Before the New Deal"
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Join us for a lunchtime event with Shennette Garrett-Scott, as she discusses her book, Banking on Freedom, and reveals the ways gender, race and class have shaped the meanings of wealth and risk in US capitalism and society.
Annual Great Crashes Walking Tour
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 1:00 PM
Relive the Great Crash of 1929 on the Museum's annual crash-themed walking tour of Lower Manhattan. This unique walking tour, now in its 32nd year, is the only regularly-scheduled event that commemorates the Great Crash of 1929, the Panic of 1907 and the 1987 stock market collapse. It also delves into the political, financial, real estate and architectural history of Wall Street and New York City.
Ralph Blumenthal on "Crash! The Stock Market Collapse of 1929 and the Rise of Fake Money (Scrip)"
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:30 PM
Former New York Times reporter Ralph Blumenthal, a Distinguished Lecturer at Baruch College, will speak about Depression-era scrip on the 90th anniversary of the Crash of 1929.
TD Ameritrade Founder Joe Ricketts on "The Harder You Work, The Luckier You Get"
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 6:00 PM
Join us for an evening program with TD Ameritrade Founder Joe Ricketts, as he shares the inside story of how a working-class kid from the Nebraska prairie took on Wall Street’s clubby brokerage business, busted it open and walked away a billionaire.
"In Money We Trust?" Film Screening, Followed by Conversation with Steve Forbes and Elizabeth Ames
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 6:00 PM
Join us for a screening of the award-winning film, In Money We Trust?, followed by a conversation with Steve Forbes and Elizabeth Ames, co-authors of MONEY: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens The Global Economy — and What We Can Do About It, on which the film is based.