Books

September

Big debt crises, 2018, Ray Dalio

Shoe dog, 2016, Phil Knight, Simon & Schuster


August

Bad blood, 2018, John Carreyrou, Picador


April

Artificial intelligence, 2010, Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig, Pearson


March

The longevity diet, 2018, Valter Longo, Penguin

State secrets, 2008, Vil Mirzayanov, Outskirts Press


November

The lean startup, 2011, Eric Ries, Penguin


September

Principles, 2017, Ray Dalio, Simon & Schuster

Gli impostori, 2017, Emiliano Fittipaldi, Feltrinelli

Biography of a bank, 1954, Marquis and Bessie James, Harper & Row


June

Reality is not what it seems, 2016, Carlo Rovelli, Allen Lane


April

Denationalization of money: the argument refined, 1978, Friedrich Hayek, Mises Institute

Hooked, 2014, Nir Eyal, Penguin

Mastering Bitcoin, 2017, Andreas Antonopoulos, O'Reilly


February

The Airbnb story, 2017, Leigh Gallagher, Virgin Digital

The old man and the sea, 1952, Ernest Hemingway, Scribner


November

The hard thing about hard things, 2014, Ben Horowitz, HarperCollins

La paranza dei bambini, 2016, Roberto Saviano, Feltrinelli


August

The Euro: and its threat to the future of Europe, 2016, Joseph Stiglitz, Allen Lane

Numero zero, 2015, Umberto Eco, Bompiani

Metadata, 2015, Jeffrey Pomerantz, MIT Press


July

The everything store, 2014, Brad Stone, Corgi

Sette brevi lezioni di fisica, 2014, Carlo Rovelli, Adelphi


February

Nous avons tué Aldo Moro, 2006, Emmanuel Amara, Patrick Robin Edition


January

The rise of the robots, 2015, Martin Ford, Oneworld


December

The testament of a furniture dealer, 1976, Ingvar Kamprad

An astronaut's guide to life on Earth, 2013, Chris Hadfield, Macmillan


November

The escape from balance sheet recession and the QE trap, 2015, Richard Koo, Wiley

Elon Musk, 2015, Ashlee Vance, Virgin Books

Zero to One, 2015, Peter Thiel, Virgin Books


September

The Wikileaks files, 2015, Verso


August

Pescecani, 2015, Mario Giordano, Mondadori

Cuore di rondine, 2015, Comandante Alfa, Longanesi


July

Becoming Steve Jobs, 2015, Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli, Sceptre


April

The Singularity is Near, 2006, Raymond Kurzweil, Gerald Duckworth & Co


January

The brain's way of healing, 2015, Norman Doidge, Allen Lane


December

The number mysteries, 2010, Marcus du Sautoy, Fourth Estate

Pensaci, Giacomino!, 1917, Luigi Pirandello, Mondadori

The moon is a harsh mistress, 1966, Robert Heinlein, Gollancz


November

The fabric of reality, 1997, David Deutsch, Penguin Books


October

The governance of China, 2014, Xi Jinping, Foreign Languages Press


September

In code, 2000, Sarah Flannery, Profile Books


August

Superintelligence, 2014, Nick Bostrom, OUP Oxford


July

No place to hide, 2014, Glenn Greenwald, Hamish Hamilton


May

Stress test, 2014, Timothy Geithner, Random House Business


April

Flash boys, 2014, Michael Lewis, Allen Lane


March

L'ultima missione, 2001, Antonino Arconte


December

Bounce, 2011, Matthew Syed, Fourth Estate


November

Snake dance, 2013, Patrick Marnham, Chatto & Windus

The strange death of David Kelly, 2007, Norman Baker, Methuen Publishing


September

The Prince, 2006, William Simpson, HarperCollins


August

Fate of the States, 2013, Meredith Whitney, Penguin

Tutta un'altra strage, 2007, Riccardo Bocca, BUR

Route El Fawara Hammamet, 2003, Bobo Craxi e Gianni Pennacchi, Sellerio Editore


July

A universe from nothing, 2012, Lawrence Krauss, Simon & Schuster


April

Zero Zero Zero, 2013, Roberto Saviano, Feltrinelli


March

One last thing before I go, 2013, Jonathan Tropper, Orion

Q, 2012, Luther Blissett, Einaudi


February

A book about innocent, 2009, Dan Germain and Richard Reed, Penguin

Are you smart enough to work at Google?, 2012, William Poundstone, Oneworld Publications


January

Margin of safety, 1991, Seth Klarman, HarperBusiness

Son of Hamas, 2010, Mosab Yousef, Authentic


December

Turing, 2012, Jack Copeland, Oxford University Press


November

The art of being unreasonable, 2012, Eli Broad, John Wiley & Sons


October

The greatest trade ever, 2012, Gregory Zuckerman, Penguin Books


September

Octopus, 2012, Guy Lawson, Oneworld

The code book, 1999, Simon Singh, Anchor Books


August

Dark pools, 2012, Scott Patterson, Random House

A life decoded, 2007, Craig Venter, Penguin Books

Nel labirinto degli dei, 2011, Antonio Ingroia, il Saggiatore


July

When China rules the world, 2012, Martin Jacques, Penguin Books

Storia segreta del capitalismo italiano, 2012, Cesare Romiti e Paolo Madron, Longanesi


June

Connectome, 2012, Sebastian Seung, Allen Lane

Grom, 2012, Federico Grom e Guido Martinetti, Bompiani


May

The fear index, 2011, Robert Harris, arrow books

Alta voracita', 2012, Beppegrillo.it, Rizzoli

Tav, 2012, Loris Mazzetti, Aliberti editore

L'Italia della uno bianca, 2012, Giovanni Spinosa, chiarelettere


April

Fermat's last theorem, 1997, Simon Singh, Harper Perennial


March

Principles, 2011, Ray Dalio


February

Underground, 1997, Suelette Dreyfus and Julian Assange, Cannongate

Lords of finance, 2010, Liaquat Ahamed, Windmill Books


January

An enemy we created, 2012, Alex Strick van Linschoten and Felix Kuehn, Hurst


December

Grand pursuit, 2011, Sylvia Nasar, Fourth Estate

Inside WikiLeaks, 2011, Daniel Domscheit-Berg, Jonathan Cape


November

Thinking, fast and slow, 2011, Daniel Kahneman, Allen Lane


October

Boomerang, 2011, Michael Lewis, Allen Lane


September

Occupational hazards, 2006, Rory Stewart, Picador

Descartes' error, 1994, Antonio Damasio, Avon Books


August

The places in between, 2004, Rory Stewart, Picador


July

The most important thing, 2011, Howard Marks, Columbia Business School Publishing

Cables from Kabul, 2011, Sherard Cowper-Coles, Harper Press

Il Mullah Omar, 2011, Massimo Fini, Marsilio


June

The sett, 1996, Ranulph Fiennes, Heinemann

Vieni via con me, 2011, Roberto Saviano, Feltrinelli


May

Stranger to history, 2009, Aatish Taseer, Canongate

Ad ogni costo, 2010, Antonio Di Pietro, Ponte alle Grazie


April

The first three minutes, 1977, Steven Weinberg, BasicBooks

Mistero di stato, 2010, Mario Almerighi, Aliberti editore


February

GCHQ, 2010, Richard Aldrich, Harper Press

The financial crisis inquiry report, 2011, Financial crisis inquiry commission, U.S. G.P.O.


November

Rubicon, 2003, Tom Holland, Abacus

Tearing down the walls, 2003, Monica Langley, Simon & Schuster

Fault lines, 2010, Raghuram Rajan, Princeton University Press


September

The grand design, 2010, Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow, Bantam Press


August

Guzzanti vs De Benedetti, 2010, Paolo Guzzanti, Aliberti editore

My life with the Taliban, 2010, Abdul Salam Zaeef, Hurst

Intrigo internazionale, 2010, Giovanni Fasanella e Rosario Priore, chiarelettere


July

When money dies, 1975, Adam Fergusson, Old Street Publishing


June

The great reflation, 2010, Anthony Boeckh, Wiley

Nelle mani giuste, 2007, Giancarlo De Cataldo, Einaudi


May

Cyber war, 2010, Richard Clarke and Robert Knake, HarperCollins


April

Don Vito, 2010, Massimo Ciancimino e Francesco La Licata, Feltrinelli

March

The big short, 2010, Michael Lewis, Allen Lane

February

On the brink, 2010, Hank Paulson, headline

January

Il caso Genchi, 2009, Edoardo Montolli, Aliberti editore

November

Atoms in the family, 1954, Laura Fermi, The University of Chicago Press

Is it just me or has the shit hit the fan?, 2009, Steve Lowe & Alan McArthur, Sphere


October

Honeymoon in Tehran, 2009, Azadeh Moaveni, Random House


August

La bellezza e l'inferno, 2009, Roberto Saviano, Mondadori

Prisoner of the state, 2009, Zhao Ziyang, Simon and Schuster


July

Seta e veleni, 2007, Duilio Giammaria, Feltrinelli

Three cups of tea, 2007, Greg Mortenson and David Relin, Penguin Books

Qualunque cosa succeda, 2009, Umberto Ambrosoli, Sironi Editore

The Arabian Nights, 1990, translated by Husain Haddawy, Norton


March

Blink, 2005, Malcom Gladwell, Penguin

Beaufort, 2005, Ron Leshem, Vintage


February

New monetarism, 2008, David Roche and Bob McKee, Independent Strategy


January

The rotten heart of Europe, 1995, Bernard Connolly, Faber and Faber

On bullshit, 2005, Harry Frankfurt, Princeton University Press


December

Roba nostra, 2008, Carlo Vulpio, il Saggiatore

An engine, not a camera, 2008, Donald MacKenzie, MIT Press

Navi a perdere, 2008, Carlo Lucarelli, VerdeNero


November

Mr Market miscalculates, 2008, James Grant, Axios Press

A year of wine, 2008, Tyler Colman, SSE


October

Fifty billion dollars, 1951, Jesse Jones, Macmillan


September

Blackwater, 2007, Jeremy Scahill, Nation Books

Accounting for growth, 1996, Terry Smith, Random House


August

An utterly impartial history of Britain, 2007, John O' Farrell, Rbooks

Persepolis, 2000, Marjane Satrapi, Vintage Books


July

Reminiscences of a stock operator, 1923, Edwin Lefevre, Wiley


June

A soldier's war in Chechnya, 2008, Arkady Babchenko, Portobello Books


March

Gomorra, 2006, Roberto Saviano, Mondadori


October

Born on a blue day, 2006, Daniel Tammet, Hodder & Stoughton


September

The mission song, 2006, John le Carre', Hodder & Stoughton


April

Sleeping with the devil, 2003, Robert Baer, Three Rivers Press

Adventure capitalist, 2004, Jim Rogers, Wiley


March

Pappagalli verdi, 1999, Gino Strada, Feltrinelli

Buskashi', 2002, Gino Strada, Feltrinelli


February

See no evil, 2002, Robert Baer, Arrow