Paul Schmelzing speaks about 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. Watch event video.
Dr. Henry Kaufman on "The Day the Markets Roared"
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
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 Global Bull Market. Watch event video.
A Conversation with Peter Cohen and Bob Pisani
Thursday, May 6, 2021
In this program, Wall Street legend Peter Cohen is interviewed by 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. Watch event video.
John Wasik on "Lincolnomics: Why the 16th President's Vision for Economic Progress Still Rocks"
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
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.
In this talk, award-winning author and journalist George Szpiro gives examples of mathematical paradoxes and psychological conundrums that have led to advancements in economic science. He challenges the audience with questions about how to make decisions, and thereby show how people who believe themselves to be rational can be led astray. Watch event video.
Kevin R. Mirabile on "Exotic Alternative Investments"
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Author Kevin Mirabile discusses Exotic Alternative Investments: Standalone Characteristics, Unique Risks and Portfolio Effects. Watch event video.
2021 Gala Honoring Roger W. Ferguson, Jr. and Brian Moynihan
Monday, February 22, 2021
The Museum of American Finance honored the achievements of financial leaders in both the public and private sectors with three important awards at its 2021 Gala.
JC de Swaan on "Seeking Virtue in Finance"
Monday, November 16, 2020
JC de Swaan, author and lecturer at Princeton University, speaks on his new book, Seeking Virtue in Finance: Contributing to Society in a Conflicted Industry. Watch event video.
Lawrence Cunningham, In Conversation with Astrid Doerner, on "Quality Shareholders"
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Author and professor Lawrence A. Cunningham speaks on Quality Shareholders: How the Best Managers Attract and Keep Them, in conversation with financial correspondent Astrid Doerner. Watch event video.
Author Joseph Calandro Jr. speaks on Creating Strategic Value: Applying Value Investing Principles to Corporate Management. Watch event video.
Award-winning author and professor Shennette Garrett-Scott discusses her book, Banking on Freedom: Black Women in US Finance Before the New Deal. Watch event video here.
Author Lawrence Cunningham and financial correspondent Astrid Doerner explore Warren Buffett's approach to management and corporate life. Watch event video here.
Nicholas Sargen, In Conversation with Consuelo Mack, on "JPMorgan's Fall and Revival"
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
International economist, global money manager and author Nicholas Sargen discusses his latest book, in conversation with award-winning financial journalist Consuelo Mack. Watch event video on C-SPAN here.
Joel Greenblatt on "Common Sense: The Investor's Guide to Equality, Opportunity and Growth"
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Joel Greenblatt, professor, award-winning author and Managing Principal and Co‐Chief Investment Officer of Gotham Asset Management, discusses his latest book. Watch event video here.
Ed Freeman on "The Power of And: Responsible Business Without Trade-Offs"
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Author and professor Ed Freeman discusses his latest book, The Power of And: Responsible Business Without Trade-Offs, which offers a new narrative about the nature of business, revealing the focus on responsibility and ethics that unites today’s most influential companies. Watch event video on C-SPAN here.
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.
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.
Richard Sylla on "Pandemics and Epidemics: Financial and Economic Effects"
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
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.
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.