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Stefan Stern from Financial Times has published a list of the best business books of 2008. 1. When Markets Collide: Investment Strategies for the Age of Global Economic Change – By Mohamed El-Erian. 2. The Logic of Life: Uncovering the New Economics of Everything – By Tim Harford 3. A Sense of Urgency – By […]


Good to read

06May08

Thomas Peters – In Search for ExcellenceFred Wiersema – The New Market LeadersJim Collins – Good to Great


“High-quality films, though, can offer lessons about problem-solving and teamwork as well as focusing on issues such as globalisation and diversity, Mr Bogliari said.” Some of the recommendations: Stephen Spielberg’s The Terminal starring Tom Hanks Pedro Almodvar’s Volver with Penelope Cruz Moral of both stories: Use diversity to your advantage. Westerns starring John Wayne MOS: […]


Donald J. Boudreaux lists his top 10 favorite economics books, in article here: Todd Buchholz, “New Ideas From Dead Economists” (1989) Tyler Cowen, “In Praise of Commercial Culture” (1998) David Friedman, “The Machinery of Freedom” (1973) Milton and Rose Friedman, “Capitalism and Freedom” (1962) James Gwartney and Dwight Lee, “Common Sense Economics” (2005) Henry Hazlitt, […]