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: The End of Alchemy
Former Bank of England boss Mervyn King’s The End of Alchemy certainly provides plenty of food for thought, says Matthew Partridge.
Four of the best books on passive investing, from a very simple introduction to an in-depth analysis.
How To Own The World: A Plain English Guide To Thinking Globally And Investing Wisely by Andrew Craig
Book review: How To Own The World
Large parts of Andrew Craig’s book might make for uncomfortable reading, says Matthew Partridge. That’s why you need to read it.
Book review: The Book Of Scams
Rodney Hobson’s book on the tricks fraudsters use is particularly timely, says Matthew Partridge.
Film review: The Big Short
The Big Short is about more than just smart people getting rich, says Matthew Partridge. This is one financial film you should definitely watch.
A roundup of the best books published in the last year on economics and finance.
Merryn Somerset Webb picks six of the best books about finance and economics to dip into over the festive period.
The War on Cash: How to Survive Financial Martial Law
Tim Price’s new book on how to survive a financial crash is certainly provocative, says Matthew Partridge. But these are no idle musings.
Book review: The Devil’s Financial Dictionary
The Devil’s Financial Dictionary is the ideal Christmas stocking-stuffer for anyone with a remote interest in investing, says Matthew Partridge.
Book review: Straight to Hell
A tale of bankers behaving badly lacking the class of its predecessors, says Matthew Partridge.