Book, film and theatre reviews

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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.

Globalisation versus nationalism

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Book review: Grave New World
A well-written look at the struggle between those who want to erect barriers, and those who want to tear them down.

Living in an age of lies

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Book review: Post-Truth
An overly optimistic hope on the reassertion of good government.

Book of the week: How we got into a mess over housing

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Book review: Big Capital: Who is London For?
Anna Minton investigates the causes of the London housing crisis.

A great guide to stock-picking

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Book review: How to Pick Quality Shares
An ideal guide for both those who want to improve their investing skills, says Matthew Partridge.

A dismissive take on immigration

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Book review: Strange Death of Europe
A relentlessly negative look at the danger posed to Europe by immigration.

Book of the week: A portrait of a cynical politician

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Book review: Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign
A damning account of Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential campaign.

Yanis Varoufakis' side of the story

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Book review: Adults in the Room
The former Greek finance minister’s blow-by-blow account is a fascinating must-read.

Book review: Killers of the Flower Moon

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Book review: Killers of the Flower Moon, by David Grann
The fate of one family, in which dozens of members were murdered in a long series of crimes as part of a plot to steal their fortune.

Book review: Adaptive Markets

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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

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Book review: How Money Got Free, by Brian Patrick Eha
A topical look at the evolution of the digital currency.

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