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October 9, 2018

Walking Tour - Join us tomorrow!

Walking Tour: Alexander Hamilton's New York
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Join us for a 90-minute walking tour of FiDi (the Financial District), with an emphasis on Alexander Hamilton's contributions to financial history.

$15 includes admission to the Lunch & Learn with Kim Phillips-Fein. Register today.

Lunch & Learn Series - Join us tomorrow!

Kim Phillips-Fein on "Fear City: New York's Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics"
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

In Fear City—a finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize—historian Kim Phillips-Fein tells the remarkable story of the crisis that engulfed New York in 1975. Drawing on never-before-used archival sources and interviews with key players in the crisis, Fear City shows how the brush with bankruptcy permanently transformed New York—and reshaped ideas about government across America.

Talk followed by Q&A and book signing. General admission $5; members and students free. This event will be held at 48 Wall Street, 5th Floor. Register today.

Annual Great Crashes Tour

Annual Great Crashes Anniversary Walking Tour
Saturday, October 27, 2018 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Relive the Great Crash of 1929 on our annual crash-themed walking tour of Lower Manhattan. This unique tour commemorates the Great Crash of 1929, the Panic of 1907 and the 1987 stock market collapse, and it delves into the political, financial, real estate and architectural history of Wall Street and New York.

$15 per person; reservations required at least 24 hours in advance. Register today.

Evening Lecture Series

"Democratizing Finance: Expanding Access through FinTech" Fireside Chat and Panel Discussion
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Join us for a fireside chat with PayPal President & CEO Dan Schulman, followed by a panel discussion on "Democratizing Finance" featuring Andrew Keys (Co-Founder, ConsenSys Capital), Aditya Khurjekar (Founder/CEO, MEDICI) and Jennifer Tescher (President/CEO, Center for Financial Services Innovation).

Program followed by Q&A and reception. MoAF members FREE; General admission $50. Please note that seating is limited, and reservations are required.

Event location: The Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street, NYC. Register today.


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