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: Adaptive Markets, by Andrew Lo
Lo attempts to show how both rationality and irrationality exist in financial markets at the same time.
Book review: How Money Got Free, by Brian Patrick Eha
A topical look at the evolution of the digital currency.
Book review: Little Wins, The Huge Power Of Thinking Like A Toddler
A book to skim through and pick up a few ideas on investing.
Book review: Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, And Amazon Cornered Culture And Undermined Democracy
Taplin makes an effective argument to rein in the oligarchic dreams of a few billionaires.
Book review: Rebel: How To Overthrow The Emerging Oligarchy
Heady but standard libertarian fare from Douglas Carswell, says Matthew Partridge.
Book review: On tyranny
If more people followed Snyder’s injunctions, the world would be a better place.
The authors have an eye for juicy anecdotes and skilfully avoid drowning the reader in too much detail.
Theatre review: Filthy Business
This is a play of hilarious dialogue and wonderful characters, says Matthew Partridge.
Book review: Who lost Russia? – How The World Entered A New Cold War
The blunders that led to a resurgence of nationalism.
Book review: Utopia For Realists, And How We Can Get There
This provocative book proposes abolishing border controls and introducing a universal basic income.