Wednesday, February 11, 2015
05:15 PM to 07:15 PM
This timely discussion about Bitcoin and the future of payments technology features a fireside chat with former US Treasury Secretary and President Emeritus of Harvard University Lawrence H. Summers conducted by Michael Casey, Senior Columnist for Global Finance at The Wall Street Journal, followed by a panel discussion.
Event Video Archive
MoAF, R.W. Pressprich and Boys' Club of NY Ring NYSE Opening Bell to Launch Free Student Program
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Representatives from the Museum of American Finance, R.W. Pressprich and the Boys’ Club of New York visited the NYSE and rang The Opening Bell to mark the second consecutive year that R.W. Pressprich has sponsored free student admission to the Museum over the summer, as well as financial education programs at the Museum for members of the Boys’ Club of New York.
Join us for a lunchtime talk and book signing with the author of The Maxims of Wall Street.
Join us for a discussion with Jim Newman about the history of securities class action lawsuits and the future for such lawsuits in the US and abroad.
John Herzog on "The Penn Central Bankruptcy and Certificate Horde"
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Join us for a lunchtime event with Museum founder John Herzog on the trading of securities, liquidation of paper assets and notable certificates of the historic Penn Central bankruptcy.
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz on "The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty"
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Join us for a talk, book signing and reception with Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, president of Charles Schwab Foundation.
Knut Rostad with Special Guest Jack Bogle on "The Man in the Arena"
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Join us for a lunchtime talk and book signing with Knut A. Rostad, editor of The Man in the Arena, with special guest Jack Bogle.
Eswar Prasad on "The Dollar Trap: How the US Dollar Tightened Its Grip on Global Finance"
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Eswar Prasad examines how the dollar came to have a central role in the world economy and demonstrates that it will remain the cornerstone of global finance for the foreseeable future.
Alan Blinder on "After the Music Stopped"
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Join us for a talk, book signing and reception with Wall Street Journal columnist and former vice chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, Alan Blinder, on his award-winning book on the financial crisis.
Eric Grubman on "The Business of the NFL"
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Financial journalist Consuelo Mack interviews Eric Grubman, Executive Vice President of the NFL and President of NFL Ventures, on "The Business of the NFL" at this Super Bowl week event.
John Wasik on "Keynes's Way to Wealth: Timeless Investment Lessons from the Great Economist"
Thursday, January 16, 2014
John F. Wasik is an award-winning author of 13 books. He has covered investing and personal finance for more than 25 years, won 19 awards for his work and currently writes an investing column for Reuters.com and a blog for Forbes.com. His work also appears in The New York Times.
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack Taping with Live Audience
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Consuelo Mack has a long and distinguished career in business journalism. In 2005 she struck out on her own to launch her dream program, a weekly half-hour program on public television devoted to helping Americans build and protect their wealth over the long-term. Now in its ninth season, "Consuelo Mack WealthTrack" has been dubbed the “Cramer Antidote” by the press, and Money magazine named Mack “The Best Money TV Host.” "WealthTrack" is the only television program devoted to long-term diversified investing in all of the investments people care about: stocks, bonds, real estate, insurance, art and collectibles.
This interview with legendary investor Martin Whitman was filmed at the Museum with a live audience.
Robert Hagstrom on Investing: The Last Liberal Art
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Join us for a lunchtime event with Robert Hagstrom, author of The Warren Buffett Way, for a talk on his latest book.
Adam Goldstein on "Hiring Smarter"
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Join us for a Lunch and Learn event with Adam Goldstein, founder of Street of Walls.
"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 will receive the Whitehead Award for Distinguished Public Service and Financial Leadership at the Museum’s 2013 gala.
"Art and Economics" Panel
Monday, November 19, 2012
Is contemporary art in a bubble and headed for a crash? If not, what is keeping it afloat? More broadly, what role does economics play in art today? This unique event tackles these and other challenging questions that arise at the intersection of art and economics.
"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."