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Feb 18 2013
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AMITY SHLAES - AmityShlaes.com
Amity's biographical book “Coolidge” is out today.
Amity Shlaes is the director of the George W. Bush Institute’s Four Percent Growth Project. A syndicated columnist for Bloomberg, she is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Greedy Hand and The Forgotten Man, of which there are more than 300,000 copies in print. Shlaes earlier served on the editorial board of The Wall Street Journal. She chairs The Manhattan Institute’s Hayek Prize, the foremost prize for free market books, of which she is also a winner. She has also won the Bastiat Prize for journalism. Currently, Shlaes teaches economics of the 1930s at New York University Stern School of Business and is a trustee of the Calvin Coolidge Memorial Foundation. She lives in New York City.