A Random Walk Down Wall Street

This influential book is a must-have for anyone wanting to work in the stock market. In a time of market volatility and economic uncertainty, when high-frequency traders and hedge fund managers seem to tower over the average investor, Burton G. Malkiel’s classic and gimmick-free investment guide is now more necessary than ever. Rather than tricks, Read More …

Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street

This business classic written by long-time New Yorker contributor John Brooks is an insightful and engaging you-are-there look into corporate and financial life in America, and now having been re-released in digital format, you can experience the enchanting tales on the ‘small screen’. From Wall Street to Main Street, John Brooks, brings to life in vivid fashion Read More …

Broken Markets: High Frequency Trading and Predatory Practices

 The markets have evolved at breakneck speed during the past decade, and change has accelerated dramatically since 2007’s disastrous regulatory “reforms.” An unrelenting focus on technology, hyper-short-term trading, speed, and volume has eclipsed sanity: markets have been hijacked by high-powered interests at the expense of investors and the entire capital-raising process. A small consortium of Read More …

Capital in the Twenty-First Century

What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital? Questions about the long-term evolution of inequality, the concentration of wealth, and the prospects for economic growth lie at the heart of political economy. But satisfactory answers have been hard to find for lack of adequate data and clear guiding theories. In Capital Read More …

Flash Boys

Michael Lewis has a spellbinding talent for finding emotional dramas in complex, highly technical subjects, and now he is back with the exposé that is Flash Boys. If you thought Wall Street was about alpha males standing in trading pits hollering at each other, think again. That world is dead. Michael Lewis writes that before he Read More …