Tuesday, June 16, 2015
12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
New York Times reporter Nathaniel Popper discusses his new book, Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money.
Event Video Archive
"Beauty and Avarice: A Romantic History of Precious Metals"
Thursday, April 4, 2013
In this presentation, Miguel Perez-Santalla offers a glimpse into the history of precious metals from the earliest days to modern times including their primary uses, their driving force and the story they tell about mankind.
If you are like most Americans, you have probably at some point in your life mailed your credit card payments to Sioux Falls, South Dakota. This talk explains why your money went to that specific Main Street, Heartland and not to Wall Street, or some payment processing mill in Jersey.
2013 Gala Honoring William Harrison
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
William Harrison receives the Whitehead Award for Distinguished Public Service and Financial Leadership at the Museum’s 2013 gala.
"The Life & Legacy of Andrew Carnegie" Panel Discussion
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
The Museum and the American-Scottish Foundation will present a panel discussion on Andrew Carnegie, followed by a viewing of the Museum's new display, "Andrew Carnegie: Forging Philanthropy."
Abraham Briloff on "Private Equity Firms: Unaccountable Accountability and Anti-Social Behavior"
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Join us for Lunch and Learn Series event with the "Father of Forensic Accounting."
Robert Shiller on "Finance and the Good Society"
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Join us for a talk and book signing with renowned economist Robert Shiller.
Carl Wennerlind on "The Scientific Revolution and the Rise of Modern Finance"
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Author and Professor Carl Wennerlind will speak at this Lunch and Learn event on his new book, Casualties of Credit.
Mark Anderson on "Small Town National Banking"
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Join us for a Lunch and Learn on capital formation in the Unit Bank Era.
A Conversation with Paul Volcker
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Please join us for this Kaufman Series event with legend of finance Paul Volcker.
Richard Kurin on "Financing the Hope Diamond"
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Richard Kurin, Under Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution for History, Art and Culture, will speak at this Kaufman Series event.
Join us for a discussion with Gretchen Morgenson and Richard Ravitch on the government's response to the financial crisis.
The 160th Birthday of Charles H. Dow
Thursday, November 3, 2011
The MTA Educational Foundation, the Museum of American Finance, Dow Jones Indexes and the Market Technicians Association invite you to join them for a presentation in honor of the 160th birthday of Charles H. Dow.
Abby Joseph Cohen on "The Long-Term Prospects for Economic Growth and American Prosperity"
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Abby Joseph Cohen, Senior US Investment Strategist at Goldman Sachs, will speak at this 2011 Kaufman Series event.
Author William Hogeland on "Founding Finance" (WATCH VIDEO)
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Join us for a Lunch and Learn event on "Founding Finance: Public Debt, the US Constitution and the First Federal Taxation."
Join us for a Lunch and Learn event with Lawrence Schuffman on Liberty Loan Bonds.
Blake Robinson on "Ethical Investing: Oxymoron or Moral Imperative?"
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Join us for a Lunch and Learn on how we can invest in a way that positively impacts society according to our own beliefs and values.
"Hamilton Updated" Panel Discussion
Thursday, June 9, 2011
The Museum, the National Park Service and the American-Scottish Foundation present a panel discussion on Alexander Hamilton's legacies. Topics will include Hamilton's family life, his major accomplishments and the current effort to restore the Grange to Hamilton's original designs.
"Will We Choke on China's Smog? Finance, Energy and the Emerging Markets' Growing Needs"
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Join the Museum and the Sierra Club for this Kaufman Series panel discussion on international energy and finance.
John C. Bogle on "The Clash of the Cultures"
Wednesday, January 19, 2011
John C. Bogle, the legendary Founder of The Vanguard Group, Inc. and President of the Bogle Financial Markets Research Center, will speak at the inaugural event of the 2011 Henry Kaufman Series.
2011 Gala Honoring Peter G. Peterson
Monday, January 10, 2011
Peter G. Peterson will receive the 2011 John C. Whitehead Award for Distinguished Public Service and Financial Leadership at the Museum’s annual gala.