Reading List

*denotes highly recommended

Foundation – Isaac Asimov
*Central Banking 101 – Joseph Wang
*Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order – Ray Dalio
*Endurance – Alfred Lansing
The Good Society – John Kenneth Galbraith
*Strangers Drowning – Larissa MacFarquhar
*Nothing to Envy – Barbara Demick
Guns, Germs, and Steel – Jared Diamond
Debt: The First 5000 Years
Arctic Dreams – Barry Lopez
The Undoing Project – Michael Lewis
Dangerous Games, The Uses and Abuses of History – Margaret MacMillan
The Good Society, The Humane Agenda – John Kenneth Galbraith
*Pinball, 1973 – Haruki Murakami
Hear the Wind Sing – Haruki Murakami
The Ascent of Money – Niall Ferguson
Why Nations Fail – Daron Acemoglu
Ready Player 2 – Ernest Cline
*1491 – Charles C. Mann
Capitalism in America: A History – Alan Greenspan
*Pioneering Portfolio Management – David Swenson
Norwegian Wood – Haruki Murakami
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance : An Inquiry into Values -Robert M. Pirsig
*Kafka on the Shore – Haruki Murakami
*Bad Samaritans – Ha-Joon Chang
The Order of Time – Carlo Rovelli
The Art of Living – Thich Nhat Hanh
Leadership Strategy and Tactics – Jocko Willink
*Freedom in Exile – The Dalai Lama
*Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World – Liaquat Ahamed
The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald
Book Shelf:
On China – Henry Kissinger
SuperIntelliegence – Nick Bostrom
Sapiens – Yuval Noah Harari
Enlightenment Now – Steve Pinker
Island – Aldous Huxley
*Why Buddhism is True – Robert Wright
Candide – Voltaire
Ishmael – Daniel Quinn
Who owns the Future? – Jaron Lanier
A Short History of Nearly Everything – Bill Bryson
Atlas Shrugged – Ayn Rand
The Trial – Franz Kafka
Genius: The Life and Science of  Richard Feynman – James Gleick
The Physics of WallStreet – James Weatherall
The Selfish Gene – Richard Dawkins
*World Order – Henery Kissenger
Why Save the Bankers – Thomas Piketty
Fooled by Randomness – Nassim Nicholas Taleb
*The Signal and the Noise – Nate Silver
Superforecasting – Philip Tetlock and Dan Gardner
*Enders Game – Orson Scott Card
The life and times of Alan Greenspan – Sebastian Mallaby
Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk – Peter Bernstein
Irrational Exuberance – Robert Shiller
No One Would Listen – Harry Markopolos
Winning the Loser’s Game – Charles Ellis
Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics – Richard Thaler
Principles – Ray Dalio
Structures: Or Why Things Don’t Fall Down – J.E. Gordon
Originals – Adam Grant
When Genius Failed – Roger Lowenstein
Boomerang – Michael Lewis
Water for Elephants – Sara Gruen
Ruins – Orson Scott Card