Thursday, October 27, 2016
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Leaders in financial markets, technology, communications and data analysis will explore how the positions and platforms of the presidential candidates drive investors’ and voters’ financial concerns and how that is reflected in online activity, political polls and the markets.
Upcoming Events and Tours
6th Annual Wall Street Collectors Bourse
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 10:00 AM
The Museum will once again be the venue for the Wall Street Collectors Bourse, which will take place October 21-23, 2016. Now in its sixth year, the Bourse is a free exposition, sale and live auction by international collectors and dealers displaying hundreds of works on paper from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries.
Leonard Zax on “Hamilton in Paterson: America’s First Tech Incubator”
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Leonard Zax, president of the Hamilton Partnership, will discuss the new national park dedicated to Alexander Hamilton in Paterson, NJ.
Archives International Auction
Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 10:30 AM
During the Wall Street Collectors Bourse, Archives International will conduct an auction featuring a large and varied group of bank notes, scripophily and security printing ephemera from numerous estates and long-time collections.
Annual Great Crashes Walking Tour
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 01:00 PM
Relive the Great Crash of 1929 on the Museum's annual crash-themed walking tour of Lower Manhattan.
Bryan Barreras on “Where Was the Room Where It Happened? The Unofficial Hamilton: An American Musical Location Guide”
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Local author Bryan Barreras will take the audience on a virtual tour of several of the locations central to the events depicted in Hamilton, and he explains the connections between the show’s songs and these locations.
Walking Tour: George Washington's New York
Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Join us for a 90-minute walking tour of the Financial District, with an emphasis on George Washington, Alexander Hamilton and 18th century financial history.
Book Launch Event: Richard Sylla on "Alexander Hamilton: The Illustrated Biography"
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 06:00 PM
Join us for brief remarks, followed by a reception and book signing to celebrate the release of MoAF Chairman Dr. Richard Sylla's new book on Alexander Hamilton.
Kenneth Rogoff on "The Curse of Cash"
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 06:00 PM
Renowned economist and bestselling author Kenneth Rogoff will discuss his new book about phasing out most paper money to fight crime and tax evasion—and to battle financial crises by tapping the power of negative interest rates.
Walking Tour: Holidays on Wall Street
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Join us for a 90-minute holiday-themed walking tour of the Financial District. Ticket includes admission to the Museum and the Lunch and Learn with Sidney Rocke.
Sidney Rocke on "The Fight Against Counterfeiting"
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Join us for a lunchtime event with the Chief Counsel for the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on the government's fight against counterfeiting.
Walking Tour: Holidays on Wall Street
Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Join us for a 90-minute holiday-themed walking tour of the Financial District.
Barbara Chernow on "Behind the Scenes at the Papers of Alexander Hamilton: Living the Life of One Founding Father"
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 12:30 PM
Join us for a lunchtime event with the associate editor of The Papers of Alexander Hamilton.
Norm Champ on "Going Public: My Adventures Inside the SEC and How to Prevent the Next Devastating Crisis"
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:30 PM
Norm Champ, former Director of the Division of Investment Management at the SEC, will speak on his new book.