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: Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life
Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s latest offering explores why you should only listen to those with skin in the game.
Book review: The Edge of Chaos
A controversial look at the problems of democracy.
Book review: Deep Value Investing: Finding Bargain Shares with Big Potential
A guide to value investing that is worth every penny.
Theatre review: Dry Powder
A play that dramatises the dilemmas that people in the fund sector face every day.
Book review: 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
a guide for life that refuses to bow to political correctness.
Rothschild and Sons at London’s Park Theatre tells the story of how the family rose from the Frankfurt ghetto to become one of the world’s most powerful banking dynasties.
Book review: Dawn of the New Everything: A Journey Through Virtual Reality
Jaron Lanier takes an optimistic look at virtual reality with this new book.
Book review: The Deals of Warren Buffett: Volume 1, the first $100m
Few writers have attempted to analyse Warren Buffett’s major deals and investments. This book fills the gap.
Book review: Harriman’s New Book of Investing Rules
If you’re looking for a single book that can give you the uncanny ability to quote dozens of famous investors, this book is for you.
Book review: Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don’t Matter
Scott Adams does a surprisingly good job of explaining his theories, some of which are more than a little eccentric.