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Amity Shlaes

Chair of the Coolidge Foundation; Renowned Economic Thinker; New York Time's Best-Seller Author

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 Amity Shlaes Biography

Amity Shlaes, a sought-after keynote speaker who places the current economy in the context of the past has given speeches and lectures covering a wide range of topics to financial institutions, corporations, colleges, universities, and historical societies.

Amity Shlaes is the author of four New York Times bestsellers, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression, The Forgotten Man: Graphic, a full length illustrated version of the same book drawn by Paul Rivoche, Coolidge, a full-length biography of the thirtieth president and The Greedy Hand: How Taxes Drive Americas Crazy. National Review called the Forgotten Man "the finest history of the Great Depression ever written." The Economist wrote of Coolidge that the book "deserves to be widely read" and made it an editor's choice for 2013. The Forgotten Man: Graphic reached the number 1 spot in its bestseller category.

Miss Shlaes chairs the board of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation, a national foundation based in the birthplace of President Coolidge. The Foundation's goal is to share Coolidge with Americans, by hosting high school debate and events at the Coolidge site and through newer media. She is especially interested in education.

Miss Shlaes serves at Presidential Scholar at King's College, where she teaches Coolidge. Prior to teaching at King's, Miss Shlaes taught at New York University's Stern School of Business. Over the years she has served at the Council on Foreign Relations (as senior fellow in economic history) and the George W. Bush Presidential Center, where she was one of four directors, working on economic programs.

Many readers know Miss Shlaes from the Wall Street Journal, where she served on the editorial board, writing on foreign policy, taxation and other topics, or from the Financial Times and Bloomberg, each of which carried her syndicated column over the years. Currently, Miss Shlaes appears in print Forbes and in National Review. A magna cum laude graduate of Yale College, Miss Shlaes is married to fellow journalist and editor Seth Lipsky.

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Speaking Topics
  • The President Who Said ‘No’: The Five Economic Lessons of Coolidge and the Solutions for Today’s Economic Problems

  • The Obamacare of History: How a Giant Program Befuddled and Challenged Americans and How They Overcame It

  • Why Sheryl Sanberg Doesn’t Get It: Good GDP, Junk GDP, and the Fallacy of Leaning In

  • Presidents vs. the Budget: How the Battle to Balance of U.S. Presidents – from Wilson to Nixon – Sheds Light on Today’s National Debt

  • Leading Through the Power of Silence: How Following President Coolidge’s Style of Less Management Can Lead to More Success

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Amity Shlaes

Chair of the Coolidge Foundation; Renowned Economic Thinker; New York Time's Best-Seller Author

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Amity Shlaes Biography

Amity Shlaes, a sought-after keynote speaker who places the current economy in the context of the past has given speeches and lectures covering a wide range of topics to financial institutions, corporations, colleges, universities, and historical societies.

Amity Shlaes is the author of four New York Times bestsellers, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression, The Forgotten Man: Graphic, a full length illustrated version of the same book drawn by Paul Rivoche, Coolidge, a full-length biography of the thirtieth president and The Greedy Hand: How Taxes Drive Americas Crazy. National Review called the Forgotten Man "the finest history of the Great Depression ever written." The Economist wrote of Coolidge that the book "deserves to be widely read" and made it an editor's choice for 2013. The Forgotten Man: Graphic reached the number 1 spot in its bestseller category.

Miss Shlaes chairs the board of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation, a national foundation based in the birthplace of President Coolidge. The Foundation's goal is to share Coolidge with Americans, by hosting high school debate and events at the Coolidge site and through newer media. She is especially interested in education.

Miss Shlaes serves at Presidential Scholar at King's College, where she teaches Coolidge. Prior to teaching at King's, Miss Shlaes taught at New York University's Stern School of Business. Over the years she has served at the Council on Foreign Relations (as senior fellow in economic history) and the George W. Bush Presidential Center, where she was one of four directors, working on economic programs.

Many readers know Miss Shlaes from the Wall Street Journal, where she served on the editorial board, writing on foreign policy, taxation and other topics, or from the Financial Times and Bloomberg, each of which carried her syndicated column over the years. Currently, Miss Shlaes appears in print Forbes and in National Review. A magna cum laude graduate of Yale College, Miss Shlaes is married to fellow journalist and editor Seth Lipsky.

Amity Shlaes Videos

  • CPAC 2017 - Amity Shlaes
    CPAC 2017 - Amity Shlaes. American ... So glad to see Amity speaking the truth to the folks. ... Amity always delivers a powerful message.

Amity Shlaes Speaking Topics

  • The President Who Said ‘No’: The Five Economic Lessons of Coolidge and the Solutions for Today’s Economic Problems

  • The Obamacare of History: How a Giant Program Befuddled and Challenged Americans and How They Overcame It

  • Why Sheryl Sanberg Doesn’t Get It: Good GDP, Junk GDP, and the Fallacy of Leaning In

  • Presidents vs. the Budget: How the Battle to Balance of U.S. Presidents – from Wilson to Nixon – Sheds Light on Today’s National Debt

  • Leading Through the Power of Silence: How Following President Coolidge’s Style of Less Management Can Lead to More Success

FAQs on booking Amity Shlaes

  • How to book Amity Shlaes?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Amity Shlaes for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Amity Shlaes, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Amity Shlaes or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Amity Shlaes?

    Booking fees for Amity Shlaes, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Amity Shlaes, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Amity Shlaes?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Amity Shlaes for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Amity Shlaes for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Amity Shlaes or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Amity Shlaes or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Amity Shlaes is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Amity Shlaes for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Amity Shlaes generally travels from New York, NY, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Daniel Altman, David Mixner, Seth Lipsky, Arun Sundararajan and Joseph Stiglitz. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Amity Shlaes for an upcoming event.

Amity Shlaes Speaker Videos

  • CPAC 2017 - Amity Shlaes
    CPAC 2017 - Amity Shlaes. American ... So glad to see Amity speaking the truth to the folks. ... Amity always delivers a powerful message.

Amity Shlaes Speaking Topics

  • The President Who Said ‘No’: The Five Economic Lessons of Coolidge and the Solutions for Today’s Economic Problems

  • The Obamacare of History: How a Giant Program Befuddled and Challenged Americans and How They Overcame It

  • Why Sheryl Sanberg Doesn’t Get It: Good GDP, Junk GDP, and the Fallacy of Leaning In

  • Presidents vs. the Budget: How the Battle to Balance of U.S. Presidents – from Wilson to Nixon – Sheds Light on Today’s National Debt

  • Leading Through the Power of Silence: How Following President Coolidge’s Style of Less Management Can Lead to More Success

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