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Books All Investors Should Read

  1. Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk                                                                                                      Peter L. Bernstein  (Paperback - Sep 14, 1998)
  2. Intermarket Analysis: Profiting from Global Market Relationships                                                                             John J. Murphy  (Hardcover - Jan 28, 2004)
  3. Bull's Eye Investing: Targeting Real Returns in A Smoke And Mirrors Market                                                           John Mauldin  (Paperback - May 19, 2005)
  4. Confessions of a Wall Street Analyst: A True Story of Inside Information and Corruption in the Stock MarkeError  Daniel Reingold, Jennifer Reingold  (Paperback - May 29, 2007)
  5. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable                                                                                          Nassim Nicholas Taleb  (Hardcover - Apr 17, 2007)
  6. Mean Markets and Lizard Brains: How to Profit from the New Science of Irrationality                                             Terry Burnham  (Hardcover - Feb 8, 2005)
  7. Capital Ideas Evolving                                                                                                                                               Peter L. Bernstein  (Hardcover - May 4, 2007)
  8. Bull: A History of the Boom and Bust, 1982-2004                                                                                                 Maggie Mahar  (Paperback - Oct 12, 2004)
  9. Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds                                                                                     Charles Mackay  (Paperback - Jul 25, 1995)
  10. Unexpected Returns: Understanding Secular Stock Market Cycles                                                                               Ed Easterling  (Hardcover - Apr 30, 2005)
  11. The Great Crash of 1929                                                                                                                                            John Kenneth Galbraith  (Paperback - Apr 2, 1997)
  12. Yes, You Can Time the Market!                                                                                                                                  Ben Stein, Phil DeMuth  (Paperback - Sep 29, 2004)
  13. The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing                                                                    Benjamin Graham  (Paperback - Feb 21, 2006)
  14. Manias, Panics, and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises                                                                                    Charles P. Kindleberger  (Paperback - Dec 4, 2000)
  15. The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession                                                                                                      Peter L. Bernstein (Hardcover - Sep 13, 2000)
  16. Ahead of the Curve: A Commonsense Guide to Forecasting Business And Market Cycle                                       Joseph H. Ellis  (Hardcover - Oct 11, 2005)
  17. Investment Psychology Explained: Classic Strategies to Beat the Markets                                                                  Martin J. Pring  (Paperback - Nov 3, 1995)
  18. Irrational Exuberance                                                                                                                                              Robert J. Shiller  (Paperback - May 9, 2006)
  19. Probable Outcomes: Secular Stock Mark Insights                                                                                                           Ed Easterling  (Hardcover - Jan 14, 2011)
  20. When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management                                                         Roger Lowenstein  (Paperback - Oct 9, 2001)
  21. Endgame: The End of the Debt SuperCycle and How it Changes Everything                                                          John Mauldin, Jonathan Tepper  (Hardcover - Mar 8, 2011)
  22. The Age of Deleveraging: Investment Strategies for a Decade of Slow Growth and Deflation                                       A. Gary Shilling  (Hardcover - Nov 9, 2010)
  23. The High-Beta Rich: How the Manic Wealthy Will Take Us to the Next Boom, Bubble, and Bust                          Robert Frank  (Hardcover - Nov 1, 2011)
  24. Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder                                                                                                        Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Hardcover - Nov 27, 2012)
  25. In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy                                                                Larry Doyle  (Hardcover - Jan 7, 2014)
  26. The Hellhound of Wall Street: How Ferdinand Pecora's Investigation of the Great Crash Forever Changed American Finance                                                                                                                                                                       Michael Perino  (Paperback - Sep 27, 2011)
  27. Fed Up: An Insider's Take on Why the Federal Reserve is Bad for America                                                         Danielle DiMartino Booth (Hardcover - Feb 14, 2017)
  28. Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business                                                               Rana Foroohar (Hardcover - May 17, 2016)
  29. Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Cornered Culture and Undermined Democracy Jonathan Taplin (Paperback - May 15, 2018)