John Wasik on "Lincolnomics: Why the 16th President's Vision for Economic Progress Still Rocks"

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

In his forthcoming book, Lincolnomics: How President Lincoln Constructed the Great American Economy, author John Wasik puts the 16th President in a powerful new light: He was our foremost architect of economic development, equal treatment and physical and intellectual improvements, from transportation to medical research.

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Upcoming Events and Tours

  • Neha Coulon on "Using ESG Data to Drive Confident Decision-Making"
    Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 12:00 PM

    Environmental, social and governance (ESG) data matters. Without clearer insight into the financial benefits of corporate sustainability efforts, they may never be scaled up in the face of climate change, COVID-19, inequality and many other perceived or real challenges to a company’s bottom line. Join us for a fireside chat featuring Neha Coulon, global head of ESG solutions at JPMorgan Chase & Co., in an interview with Donna Rapaccioli, dean of the Fordham University Gabelli School of Business.

  • Hidden In Plain Sight: How to Save Active Investment Management (Part 2) - The Stories
    Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 5:30 PM

    How have women succeeded in investment management? Katrina Dudley, co-author of Undiversified: The Big Gender Short in Investment Management, will moderate a panel of successful female portfolio managers to highlight some of the brightest stars of the “constellation” of women investors profiled in the book.

  • Hidden In Plain Sight: How to Save Active Investment Management (Part 3) - The Solutions
    Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 5:30 PM

    How can women increase their assets under management? Ellen Carr, co-author of Undiversified: The Big Gender Short in Investment Management and principal at a majority-women-owned investment management firm, will moderate a panel of allocators and firm founders to discuss how allocators are identifying female-led firms for clients seeking to engage emerging managers (EM). Wincrest Founder Barbara Ann Bernard will offer solutions to overcoming structural barriers to EM firms.

  • A Conversation with Peter Cohen and Bob Pisani
    Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 12:00 PM

    Join us for a lunchtime program with Wall Street legend Peter Cohen, in an interview with CNBC Senior Markets Correspondent Bob Pisani. From leading a storied Wall Street firm during the historic buyout war over RJR Nabisco, which was documented in the book and movie Barbarians at the Gate, to having a ring-side seat to a dozen crises, panics and crashes, Peter brings perspective and insight to today’s markets. 

  • Dr. Henry Kaufman on "The Day the Markets Roared"
    Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 12:00 PM

    Join us for a lunchtime program with legendary economist Dr. Henry Kaufman, as he discusses his latest book, The Day the Markets Roared: How a 1982 Forecast Sparked a Bull Market.

  • Talk and Discussion: "Lower Forever or Set for a Regime Break? Lessons from Real Interest Rates Since the 14th Century"
    Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 12:00 PM

    Join us for a presentation by Paul Schmelzing on his groundbreaking new research on historical interest rates, and what they could mean for today's economy, followed by a conversation with award-winning author and financial journalist James Grant and renowned economic historian Dr. Richard Sylla.

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