Tuesday, July 14, 2020
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
MoAF Chairman Dr. Richard Sylla examines the financial and economic effects of several historical pandemics and compares them to the COVID-19 crisis, in a conversation moderated by MoAF President David Cowen. Watch event video here.
Event Video Archive
Hamilton: The Musical, The Man, The Story
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
In celebration of Hamilton: An American Musical coming to Disney+, Financial Narrative is hosting a conversation with Hamilton luminaries and thought leaders to talk about the man, the musical and the real story. Watch event video here.
Dan Simon on "Innovation in Crisis"
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Join us for a virtual lunchtime program with Dan Simon, author of The Money Hackers: How a Group of Misfits Took on Wall Street and Changed Finance Forever, as he discusses "Innovation in Crisis."
Alex Edmans on "Responsible Business in a Time of Crisis"
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Join us in partnership with the Fordham University Gabelli School of Business for a lunchtime virtual event with Alex Edmans, professor of finance at the London Business School and author of Grow the Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit. Watch event video here.
Michael Gelb on "How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci"
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Join us along with members of the New York Alternative Investment Roundtable and the Fordham Gabelli School of Business for a lunchtime program with author and executive leadership coach Michael J. Gelb, who will discuss his book How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day and how some of the same principles behind da Vinci’s genius can be applied to investing.
William Magnuson on "Blockchain Democracy: Technology, Law and the Rule of the Crowd"
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Author and professor William Magnuson discusses his latest book. Watch event video here.
Robert Shiller on "Narrative Economics: How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events"
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Yale professor and Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller discusses his latest book, Narrative Economics. Watch event video here.
Ambassador Giampiero Massolo on "A Diplomat’s Perspective: Global Geopolitics after COVID-19"
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Join us for a moderated conversation with Ambassador Giampiero Massolo, president of Fincantieri S.P.A and president of the Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI), as he addresses the question of whether COVID-19 is a geopolitical game-changer and a turning point in global power politics. Watch event video here.
Anne-Laure Kiechel on "Sovereign Debt: A Looming Debt Crisis?"
Monday, June 22, 2020
Join us for a moderated conversation with Anne-Laure Kiechel, founding partner of Global Sovereign Advisory. Kiechel discusses sovereign debt and addresses the question: How should bilateral institutional and government lending partners respond to the need for an efficient resolution of what appears to be a looming debt crisis? Watch event video here.
Ben Graham VII Annual Conference
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Join us for a two-day virtual conference, presented in partnership with CFA Society New York and the Fordham University Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis, featuring panels on the current state of value investing (both domestic and international), challenges and opportunities for value investing as volatility has recently returned. This program will run from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm on June 17 and June 18 on Zoom.
Bob Pisani in Conversation with Consuelo Mack on "The Rally and the Recovery: Where Are We?"
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Veteran CNBC reporter Bob Pisani and "WealthTrack" anchor and executive producer Consuelo Mack discuss what the financial markets may look like in the post-COVID world. Watch event video here.
Join the Museum of American Finance, the Fordham Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis and the CFA Society of New York for a moderated conversation with Domenico Siniscalco, managing director and vice chairman at Morgan Stanley, Italian economist and former Italian minister of finance. Siniscalco will share his insights on how economies and financial markets have withstood the impact of COVID-19 and will discuss macroeconomic policies countries like Italy can use to navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Watch video here.
Paolo Scaroni on "Down and Under: The Pandemic’s Impact on the World’s Oil Industry"
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Join the Museum of American Finance, the Fordham Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis and the CFA Society of New York for a moderated conversation with Paolo Scaroni, former CEO and general manager of Eni Spa Oil and Gas and deputy chairman of Rothschild Group. Watch video here.
Charles Gorra on "Entrepreneurship and the Future of the Online Luxury Retail Market"
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Join the Museum of American Finance, the Fordham Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis and the CFA Society of New York for a moderated conversation with Charles Gorra, CEO and founder of Rebag, as he discusses the major challenges facing the luxury retail market and highlights opportunities for select brands. Watch video here.
In this talk, award-winning author and journalist George Szpiro will give examples of mathematical paradoxes and psychological conundrums that have led to advancements in economic science. He will challenge the audience with questions about how to make decisions, and thereby show how people who believe themselves to be rational can be led astray. PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
An Evening with Timothy Geithner
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Join the Museum and the Fordham University Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis as we welcome the 75th US Secretary of the Treasury for a fireside discussion. PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE.
Mervyn King and Rana Foroohar on "Radical Uncertainty: Decision-Making Beyond the Numbers"
Monday, March 16, 2020
Join us for an evening with Lord Mervyn King, in conversation with FT and CNN reporter Rana Foroohar, for the official launch of the new book, Radical Uncertainty. PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Exhibit Opening of "Ebb & Flow" with Live Recording of "Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen"
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Please join the Museum and the NYC Department of Records and Information Services for the opening of our new exhibit, "Ebb & Flow: Tapping into the History of New York City's Water," featuring a live recording of Person Place Thing with Emmy Award winner Randy Cohen.
Gregory Zuckerman on "The Unlikely Story of How Jim Simons Solved the Market"
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Join us for an evening with award-winning Wall Street Journal investigative reporter Gregory Zuckerman on the untold story of how a retired mathematician invented algorithmic trading and became the greatest moneymaker of all time.
Museum of American Finance 2020 Gala Honoring Dan Schulman, James P. Gorman and Peter A. Cohen
Monday, February 24, 2020
The Museum honored the achievements of financial leaders in both the public and private sectors with three awards at its 2020 Gala.