In Depth

In Depth: Amity Shlaes

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Amity Shlaes is the author of five non-fiction books:

Germany: The Empire Within (1991); The Greedy Hand: How Taxes Drive Americans Crazy and What to do About It (1999); The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression (2007); Coolidge (2013); and The Forgotten Man, Graphic Edition (2014).


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Amity Shlaes


Amity Shlaes is the chairman of the Calvin Coolidge Memorial Foundation and a contributor to Forbes magazine.  She is a former senior fellow at The 4% Growth Project at the George W. Bush Institute and at the Council of Foreign Relations. Ms. Shlaes is a former columnist for Bloomberg and the Financial Times, as well as a former editorial board member of the Wall Street Journal

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