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Books All Investors Should Read

Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk                                                                                                                              Peter L. Bernstein  (Paperback - Sep 14, 1998)

Intermarket Analysis: Profiting from Global Market Relationships                                                                                                              John J. Murphy  (Hardcover - Jan 28, 2004)

Bull's Eye Investing: Targeting Real Returns in A Smoke And Mirrors Market                                                                                               John Mauldin  (Paperback - May 19, 2005)

Confessions of a Wall Street Analyst: A True Story of Inside Information and Corruption in the Stock Market                                     Daniel Reingold, Jennifer Reingold  (Paperback - May 29, 2007)

The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable                                                                                                                             Nassim Nicholas Taleb  (Hardcover - Apr 17, 2007)

Mean Markets and Lizard Brains: How to Profit from the New Science of Irrationality                                                                                Terry Burnham  (Hardcover - Feb 8, 2005)

Capital Ideas Evolving                                                                                                                                                                             Peter L. Bernstein  (Hardcover - May 4, 2007)

Bull: A History of the Boom and Bust, 1982-2004                                                                                                                                    Maggie Mahar  (Paperback - Oct 12, 2004)

Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds                                                                                                                     Charles Mackay  (Paperback - Jul 25, 1995)

Unexpected Returns: Understanding Secular Stock Market Cycles                                                                                                            Ed Easterling  (Hardcover - Apr 30, 2005)

The Great Crash of 1929                                                                                                                                                                       John Kenneth Galbraith  (Paperback - Apr 2, 1997)

Yes, You Can Time the Market!                                                                                                                                                               Ben Stein, Phil DeMuth  (Paperback - Sep 29, 2004)

The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing                                                                                                       Benjamin Graham  (Paperback - Feb 21, 2006)

Manias, Panics, and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises                                                                                                                        Charles P. Kindleberger  (Paperback - Dec 4, 2000)

The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession                                                                                                                                    Peter L. Bernstein (Hardcover - Sep 13, 2000)

Ahead of the Curve: A Commonsense Guide to Forecasting Business And Market Cycle                                                                            Joseph H. Ellis  (Hardcover - Oct 11, 2005)

Investment Psychology Explained: Classic Strategies to Beat the Markets                                                                                                    Martin J. Pring  (Paperback - Nov 3, 1995)

Irrational Exuberance                                                                                                                                                                             Robert J. Shiller  (Paperback - May 9, 2006)

Probable Outcomes: Secular Stock Mark Insights                                                                                                                                     Ed Easterling  (Hardcover - Jan 14, 2011)

When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management                                                                                                 Roger Lowenstein  (Paperback - Oct 9, 2001)

Endgame: The End of the Debt SuperCycle and How it Changes Everything                                                                                               John Mauldin, Jonathan Tepper  (Hardcover - Mar 8, 2011)

The Age of Deleveraging: Investment Strategies for a Decade of Slow Growth and Deflation                                                                      A. Gary Shilling  (Hardcover - Nov 9, 2010)

The High-Beta Rich: How the Manic Wealthy Will Take Us to the Next Boom, Bubble, and Bust                                                                 Robert Frank  (Hardcover - Nov 1, 2011)

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder                                                                                                                                    Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Hardcover - Nov 27, 2012)

In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy                                                                                                   Larry Doyle  (Hardcover - Jan 7, 2014)

The Hellhound of Wall Street: How Ferdinand Pecora's Investigation of the Great Crash Forever Changed American Finance              Michael Perino  (Paperback - Sep 27, 2011)

Fed Up: An Insider's Take on Why the Federal Reserve is Bad for America                                                                                                Danielle DiMartino Booth (Hardcover - Feb 14, 2017)

Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business                                                                                                 Rana Foroohar (Hardcover - May 17, 2016)

Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Cornered Culture and Undermined Democracy                                    Jonathan Taplin (Paperback - May 15, 2018)

Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World                                                                                                                     Liaquat Ahamed (Paperback – Dec 29, 2009)

The Patch: The People, Pipelines, and Politics of the Oil Sands                                                                                                            Chris Turner (Hardcover – Sept 19, 2017)