Business Today

Autumn Reads

Top picks to add to your reading list this season
Team BT   New Delhi     Print Edition: November 19, 2017
Autumn Reads

Principles


By Ray DalioSimon & Schuster; 592 pages

Price: Rs999

The author lays out the most effective ways for individuals and organisations to make decisions, approach challenges and build strong teams. He shares unconventional principles and practical lessons for both life and business.

The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google


By Scott Galloway

Penguin Random House; 320 pages

Price: Rs699

What makes the four such an indispensable part of our lives? Why does the stock market forgive them for sins that would destroy other firms? The author shows how they manipulate the fundamental emotional needs that have driven us since our ancestors lived in caves.

Thin Dividing Line: India, Mauritius and Global Illicit Financial Flows

By Paranjoy Guha Thakurta with Shinzani Jain

Penguin Random House; 304 pages

Price: Rs599

Tax havens have been used by the rich and the powerful to benefit themselves at the expense of the poor, leading to widening inequality between citizens and across countries. This book looks at the India-Mauritius Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement in a global context of growing illicit financial flows.

Digital Transformation: Build Your Organizations Future for the Innovation Age


By Lindsay HerbertBloomsbury; 224 pages

Price: Rs499

Through first-hand experiences and in-depth interviews with key industry players, the book provides tactics that can be implemented by any organisation, regardless of size, geography or sector, to transform and thrive in a constantly changing environment.

Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times


By Nancy KoehnScribner; 528 pages

Price: Rs699

Leaders are not born but made and the power to lead resides in each of us. The author exemplifies this with the courageous journeys of five remarkable people and their extraordinary stories, making it an enthralling historical narrative filled with critical leadership insights.

A World of Three Zeros: The New Economics of Zero Poverty, Zero Unemployment, and Zero Net Carbon Emission


By Muhammad YunusHachette India; 352 pages

Price: Rs599

Declaring that the capitalist engine is broken and that it will inevitably lead to rampant inequality, massive unemployment and environmental destruction, the author calls for a new economic system that unleashes altruism as a creative force that is just as powerful as self-interest.

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