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BLACK SWAN: SECOND EDITION: THE IMPACT OF THE HIGHLY IMPROBABLE: WITH A NEW SECTION: "ON ROBUSTNESS AND FRAGILITY"

Written by Taleb, Nassim Nicholas
A black swan is an event, positive or negative, that is deemed improbable yetcauses massive consequences. In this groundbreaking and prophetic book, Talebshows in a playful way that black swan events explain almost everything aboutour world.
May 11, 2010 | Paperback | Random House Trade |
$18.00
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WHEN GENIUS FAILED: THE RISE AND FALL OF LONG-TERM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

Written by Lowenstein, Roger
In "When Genius Failed", bestselling author Lowenstein captures the entire roller-coaster ride of long-term capital management in gripping detail. Drawing on confidential internal memos and interviews with dozens of key players, Lowenstein crafts a story that reads like a first-rate thriller from beginning to end.
October 9, 2001 | Paperback | Random House Trade |
$18.00
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BILLION DOLLAR WHALE: THE MAN WHO FOOLED WALL STREET, HOLLYWOOD, AND THE WORLD

Written by Hope, Bradley
An epic true-tale of hubris and greed from two Pulitzer-finalist Wall Street Journal reporters, Billion Dollar Whale reveals how a young social climber pulled off one of the biggest financial heists in history--right under the nose of the global financial industry--exposing the shocking secret nexus of elite wealth, banking, Hollywood, and politics.
September 18, 2018 | Hardcover | Hachette Books |
$28.00
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ALTER EGO EFFECT: THE POWER OF SECRET IDENTITIES TO TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE

Written by Herman, Todd
Shows how to tap into the human imagination to unleash new versions of ourselves. Presents stories from salespeople, executives, entertainers, athletes, entrepreneurs, creatives, and historical figures to illustrate how to unleash the Heroic Self already nested in each of us.
February 5, 2019 | Hardcover | HarperBusiness | 272 Pages |
$26.99

HBR'S 10 MUST READS 2018: THE DEFINITIVE MANAGEMENT IDEAS OF THE YEAR FROM HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW (WITH BONUS ARTICLE "CUSTOMER LOYALTY IS OVER

Written by Harvard Business Review
The definitive management ideas of the year from Harvard Business Review.
October 31, 2017 | Paperback |
$24.95

COURAGE TO ACT: A MEMOIR OF A CRISIS AND ITS AFTERMATH

Written by Ben Bernanke
"A fascinating account of the effort to save the world from another [Great Depression]. . . . Humanity should be grateful."Financial Times
April 4, 2019 | Paperback | W. W. Norton | 624 Pages |
$19.95

MACHINE, PLATFORM, CROWD: HARNESSING THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION

Written by Andrew McAfee
We live in strange times. A machine plays the strategy game Go better than any human; upstarts like Apple and Google destroy industry stalwarts such as Nokia; ideas from the crowd are repeatedly more innovative than corporate research labs.
April 4, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton | 402 Pages |
$28.95

EVERYBODY LIES: BIG DATA, NEW DATA, AND WHAT THE INTERNET CAN TELL US ABOUT WHO WE REALLY ARE

Written by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
An Economist Best Book of the YearA PBS NewsHour Book of the YearAn Entrepeneur Top Business Book An Amazon Best Book of the Year in Business and LeadershipNew York Times Bestseller
May 2, 2017 | Hardcover | Dey Street Books | 288 Pages |
$27.99

POWERHOUSE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF HOLLYWOOD'S CREATIVE ARTISTS AGENCY

Written by James Andrew Miller
A New York Times bestseller An astonishing--and astonishingly entertaining--history of Hollywood's transformation over the past five decades as seen through the agency at the heart of it all, from the #1 bestselling co-author of Live from New York and Those Guys Have All the Fun.
May 16, 2017 | Paperback | Custom House | 512 Pages |
$18.99

TAP: UNLOCKING THE MOBILE ECONOMY

How the smartphone can become a personal concierge (not a stalker) in the mobile marketing revolution of smarter companies, value-seeking consumers, and curated offers.
April 1, 2017 | Hardcover |
$29.95

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