Yale Club of London – Professor William Goetzmann: “Money Changes Everything: How Finance Made Civilisation Possible”

Professor Goetzmann is an expert on a diverse range of investments, including stocks, hedge funds, real estate and art. His research also includes the history of finance in China, the origins of corporations and the history of stock market bubbles. Professor Goetzmann’s work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Business Week, the Economist, Forbes, and Art and Auction. Professor Goetzmann has co-authored a number of books, including a best selling tome on Investment Management, a history of  financial innovation entitled The Origins of Value: The Financial Innovations that Created Modern Capital Markets and is the author of a forthcoming book on the history of finance, entitled, Money Changes Everything. He has taught investment management, real estate and portfolio management at the Yale School of Management for more than 20 years. Goetzmann’s talk will be about a history of finance, with a focus on how finance has shaped not only the modern world, but also the ancient civilisations.
Event: (draft) Speaker Series: Professor William Goetzmann: “Money Changes Everything: How Finance Made Civilisation Possible”
Date: 10 May 2016 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Reform Club, 104 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5EW
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Please note: Gentlemen are required to wear closed collar, jacket and tie.  Ladies are required to dress with a similar formality.

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Free for all YCL members, but registration essential as spaces limited to 65.

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