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War on Poverty or War on the Poor? The Great Society’s Welfare State | Amity Shlaes
Posted: Tue. January 28, 2020, 9:43am PT

This event, held Jan 14, 2020, based on her new book, Great Society: A New History, and drawing on her economic expertise and deep historical knowledge, Ms. Shlaes examines how the costs of the “progressive” entitlement commitments made a half century ago are blocking the very opportunities needed now and in the future for all Americans, especially the most disadvantaged.

Recorded: Tue. January 14, 2020
Experts: Amity R. Shlaes, David J. Theroux
Type: Independent Institute Event

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