Amity Shlaes - Articles by Amity Shlaes

Amity Shlaes is a senior fellow and director of the Four Percent Project at the George W. Bush Institute. She is the author of the best-sellers "The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression" and "The Greedy Hand: Why Taxes Drive Americans Craz
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If I were President Obama, I might suggest the following on foreign policy: “As the Cold War fades into memory, voices of isolation say America should retreat Read more

How Unions Promote Wage Inequality

Relief was the main sentiment of travelers who planned to pass through John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York when security workers there canceled Read more

Petraeus’s Narcissism

It was her six-minute mile that did it. Or her youth. That’s the assumption about the choice by David Petraeus, America’s most-revered military statesman, to Read more