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 Fifth Risk
Meticulous research lets Michael Lewis make a convincing case that faith in government has eroded alarmingly in recent years.
Book review: Lake Success
Gary Shteyngart manages to capture the absurdity of financiers and their big-money world.
Book review: The Future of Capitalism
Professor Paul Collier of Oxford University outlines why he believes trust in our public institutions and business has collapsed.
Book review: Leadership
Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin’s latest book is not her usual historical study.
Book review: The Crypto Book
How digital currencies operate, how they are going to evolve, and some investment ideas.
Book review: Who Is Michael Ovitz? A Memoir
Ovitz’s brutally honest memoir will appeal to both movie buffs and those fascinated by corporate machinations
Book review: Fear
A lack of juicy gossip makes Bob Woodward’s expose of Trump in the White House a credible and very damning read.
Book review: John Law, A Scottish Adventurer of the Eighteenth Century
An elegantly written biography of the colourful Scottish gambler, financier and early economist.
Book review: The Billionaire Raj, A Journey Through India’s New Gilded Age
A well-written, readable, balanced and objective guide to the evolving Indian economy.
Book review: Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
Books on corporate scandals can be very dull, but this is a real-life thriller.