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Going Public? A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Public vs. Private Funding
Going Public? A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Public vs. Private Funding
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

This program on IPOs features a fireside chat with NYSE President Tom Farley followed by a panel discussion moderated by The Wall Street Journal's Telis Demos.

Video Playlist:
Capital Market Changes in the Past Decade
The Current IPO Landscape
IPO Market Panel Discussion, Part 1
IPO Market Panel Discussion, Part 2
IPO Market Panel Discussion, Part 3

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Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller on
Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller on "Phishing for Phools"
Thursday, October 8, 2015, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Nobel Prize winning economist Robert Shiller speaks on his new book.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: Why the MoAF is Important
Part 2: Revolutions in Finance and Economics
Part 3: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception
Part 4: The Volkswagon Fraud Example
Part 5: Forgotten Heroes of US Society

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Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz on
Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz on "The Great Divide"
Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Nobel Prize-winning economist, best-selling author and Columbia University professor Joseph Stiglitz discusses his new book, in a conversation with Myron Kandel, Founding Financial Editor of CNN.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: Trans-Pacific Partnership
Part 2: Foreign Governments
Part 3: US Inequality
Part 4: Greece Bailout
Part 5: There is no Magic Bullet

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“Bitcoin and the Future of Payments Technology” Fireside Chat with Lawrence H. Summers and Panel Discussion
“Bitcoin and the Future of Payments Technology” Fireside Chat with Lawrence H. Summers and Panel Discussion
Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

This timely discussion about Bitcoin and the future of payments technology features a fireside chat with former US Treasury Secretary Lawrence H. Summers conducted by Michael Casey, Senior Columnist for Global Finance at The Wall Street Journal, followed by a panel discussion.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: Fireside Chat with Larry Summers
Part 2: Panel Discussion

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John Sedgwick on
John Sedgwick on "War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation"
Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Journalist John Sedgwick discusses his new book on the Hamilton/Burr duel.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: Discovering a Family Connection to the Duel
Part 2: Writing About the Duel
Part 3: Events Leading to the Duel
Part 4: Links Between Hamilton and Burr

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Jason Zweig on
Jason Zweig on "The Devil's Financial Dictionary"
Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Zweig discusses his latest book, The Devil’s Financial Dictionary, including the history and significance of some illustrations from the Museum's own collection.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: How the Devil's Financial Dictionary Came to Be
Part 2: Understanding Common Investment Mistakes
Part 3: History of Common Financial Terms
Part 4: More Wall Street Words

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Artist's Talk with Renowned Jeweler Sidney Mobell
Artist's Talk with Renowned Jeweler Sidney Mobell
Thursday, November 19, 2015, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

This entertaining Q&A session features Sidney Mobell, whose work is in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution and on view in the "Worth Its Weight" exhibit, interviewed by MoAF President David Cowen.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: Life Challenges and Starting Out
Part 2: His First Store and Wild Personal Requests
Part 3: Idea Origins and the Solid Gold Monopoly Set
Part 4: Copyright Issues and His Favorite Creations

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Joshua Herbstman on
Joshua Herbstman on "What $18 Trillion Looks Like: A Visual History of the US National Debt"
Thursday, December 10, 2015, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

This illustrated talk features the storied history of America’s national debt.

Video Playlist:
Part 1: A Visual History of the US National Debt
Part 2: Early Years of the National Debt
Part 3: The Civil War and Beyond
Part 4: Liberty and Victory Loans
Part 5: Rare 20th Century Bonds

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MoAF Events on C-SPAN
MoAF Events on C-SPAN

In addition to the programs available on the Museum's YouTube channel, many of the Museum's events have aired on C-SPAN and are now available on the C-SPAN website.

Recent programs include:
Norton Reamer and Jesse Downing on "Investing: A History"

Margaret Oppenheimer on "The Woman Who Dueled with Aaron Burr...and Won"

Joel Iskowitz on "Designing Congressional Gold Medals"

Michael Newton on "Alexander Hamilton Before the American Revolution"

Bruce Smart on "US Banknotes from 1861-1928"

Mary Pilon on "The Monopolists"

Nicholas Wapshott on "The Sphinx"

David Cowen on "Financing the War of 1812"

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