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Fresh face on US$10 bill? Not so fast, say Hamilton's fans

Prominent women in economics and finance say America's first Treasury Secretary shouldn't be diminished on the currency

The Obama administration announced earlier this year it will put a woman on the US$10 bill because that note is next in line for a redesign.


EVEN as Alexander Hamilton is celebrated in a hit Broadway musical, he soon may have to share his space on the US$10 bill with a woman. Not so fast, says a surprising group: prominent women in economics and finance.

Abby Joseph Cohen, president of Goldman Sachs Group Inc