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: Lab Rats
Dan Lyons’s book is an entertaining attack on the effect that the tech industry has had on everybody’s working lives
Book review: Brexit and the Politics of Pain
Irish writer Fintan O’Toole examines what Brexit reveals about Britain.
Book review: Mr Five Per Cent
Philip Hanschers’ biography of Calouste Gulbenkian examines what vast wealth does to a man and the people around him.
Book review: The Power of Capitalism
Rainer Zitelmann looks at multiple case studies to make his point about the superiority of markets.
Merryn Somerset Webb recommends six books for investors – from bitcoin to investment trusts, via fish and horses.
To close the year, John Stepek picks five of his favourite books on economics, investing and human behaviour.
Book review: The Signs Were There
Tim Steer looks at the red flags that suggest not only that a firm is in trouble, but also that the management is trying to hide the fact with some creative accounting.
Book review: Russia Without Putin
Tony Wood argues that the contemporary Western view of Russia lacks subtlety.
Book review: Keeping At It
Former Fed chair Paul Volcker’s memoir is much more than an account of his life. It is his credo.
Book review: American Overdose
Chris McGreal’s meticulously researched book looks at what’s behind America’s deadly opioid addiction epidemic.