MoneyWeek's film theatre and book reviews – A look at some of the best financial books on the shelves at the moment, plus film and theatre reviews.
Book review: Outsiders
A warning to politicians not to take the “powerlessness of power” for granted.
Book review: Divide
A provocative, yet unconvincing argument against free-market reforms in developing countries.
Book review: The Day the King Defaulted
Moshe Arye Milevsky deserves credit for shining a spotlight on a neglected period of British history, says Matthew Partridge.
John Stepek picks two of his favourite books on investing for you to add to your summer reading list.
Book review: Devil’s Bargain
Joshua Green examines Steve Bannon’s role in supporting President Donald Trump.
Book review: Win. Lose. Repeat
Chris Stringman’s tale is a warning to all those who regard spread betting as a fast-track route to riches.
Book review: The Wisdom of Finance
Mihir Desai’s look at the relationship between bankers and writers is a fascinating romp through history.
Merryn Somerset Webb’s summer reading list attempts to answer the question of who’s responsible for the world’s ills – populism, debt, wealth inequality and stagnant wages, to name just a few.
Book review: Viking Economics
George Lakey’s new book examines what Norway, Sweden and Denmark can teach us about economics.
Investigative journalist Jesse Eisinger examines why prosecutors in the US have become increasingly reluctant to charge white-collar criminals.