Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin is the director of social, cultural, and constitutional studies at the American Enterprise Institute and the editor of National Affairs.

Yuval Levin the director of social, cultural, and constitutional studies at the American Enterprise Institute and the editor of National Affairs, a quarterly journal of essays on domestic policy and politics. He is also the Hertog Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center and a contributing editor of National Review. He has been a member of the White House domestic-policy staff (under President George W. Bush) and a congressional staffer. His essays and articles have appeared in numerous publications, and he is the author of The Great Debate: Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine, and the Birth of Right and Left. He holds a Ph.D. from the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago.

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Politics & Policy

Some Summer Reading

Summer is upon us, and with it the Summer 2019 issue of National Affairs. Among the offerings this time: Josh McGee on the state of state pension systems Rick Hess ...
Economy & Business

Martin Feldstein, RIP

The great economist Martin Feldstein died yesterday, at the age of 79. The Washington Post offers the highlights of his extraordinary career. Well before becoming something of a political figure ...
Economy & Business

A Cost-of-Living Agenda

The editors’ critique of Elizabeth Warren’s student-debt proposal  seems exactly right to me, and comments from others around here have also hit the mark. I’d only add that this proposal, ...
Politics & Policy

More Than Immigration

The departure of Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is clearly all about immigration. Her views are apparently in tension with the president’s on some key border-enforcement questions, such questions are ...