1939 Professor Felix Frankfurter, Harvard University Law School

As the 2014-15 academic year begins, the museum recommends these materials for the teaching and study of accounting and auditing, business, economics and law:

The Back to School Feature is made possible through the generous support of Morrison & Foerster LLP.


In Conjunction with The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Gallery on Municipal Securities Regulation

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Join in the competition for the museum's 2015 writing award, recognizing an essay on any area of municipal securities regulation.  This year's competition will be part of the building of The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Gallery on Municipal Securities Regulation.

All visitors to the virtual museum and archive are welcome to enter.  The writing award guidelines and release provide information on submission and the review process.

The 2015 writing award recipient will join with John Okray, who received the 2014 writing award for his essay, Mutual Fund Boards on Governance: Do As I Say Not As I Do. The essay selected for 2015 will also be permanently added to Papers. It will be linked within the MSRB Gallery, opening in the museum on December 1, 2015. The recipient will receive a $5,000 award at the June 4, 2015 Annual Meeting program.

The deadline for submission is December 31, 2014. Contact for further information.

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