By John Doerr (2021)
Pages: 448, Final verdict: Should-read
John Doerr is one of the most legendary venture capitalists in the world. A partner at Kleiner Perkins, he is most famous for leading the firm's investment in Amazon in 1995, and in Google in 1999.
Doerr is also an advocate...
By Tim Marshall (2021)
Pages: 360, Final verdict: Great-read
If you've have ever asked me for a book recommendation, odds are that Prisoners of Geography was the one you got. In it - covered in this review - Tim Marshall does a remarkable jobs showing us how much, even today,...
By Tim Harford (2020)
Pages: 352, Final verdict: Great-read
I first came across Tim Harford's writing more than a decade ago, when he wrote of the most popular economics books of the 00's - The Undercover Economist. Since then, Harford become a leading figure in Economics, wrote seven books, and...
By Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo (2019)
Pages: 417, Final verdict: Should-read
Growth has been the watchword of this century in economics. It has been promoted
as the magic recipe for a proper wealth distribution and one of the biggest
challenges of modern societies. But growth is also one...
By Barack Obama (2020)
Pages: 701, Final-verdict: Great-read
How does it feel to be the President of the United States? In this first of two
volumes of his memoir, Barack Obama brings the reader a human view of the office
- the feelings, the responsibility, and the family challenges -...