A Brief History of Impact Investing in The United States

The article explores the historical roots and evolution of impact investing in the United States, tracing its origins back to socially-conscious movements in the 19th century. It discusses the role of government policies, legislation, and organizations in shaping the growth of impact investing, highlighting milestones such as the Community Reinvestment Act and the establishment of the U.S. Sustainable Investment Forum.

By The Loeb Center
The Loeb Center