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Kim Phillips-Fein

Kim Phillips-Fein is the author of Fear City: New York's Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and Invisible Hands: The Businessmen’s Crusade Against the New Deal. She teaches history at New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, and has written for The Nation, Dissent, The Baffler, The Atlantic, and The New York Times, among other publications. She lives in New York City.

Books by Kim Phillips-Fein

  1. Book CoverInvisible Hands: The Businessmen's Crusade Against the New Deal


    “A compelling and readable story of resistance to the new economic order.” —Boston GlobeMore