Books by Charles Mackay
Interviews where books by Charles Mackay were recommended
We all have a bit of the rogue trader in us. So says the chief business commentator of the FT, who tells us about the greed, vanity and weakness that can lead to financial disaster. He picks the best books on financial speculation.
Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
by Charles Mackay
Judgment under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases
by Daniel Kahneman & Paul Slovic and Amos Tversky
How We Know What Isn’t So
by Thomas Gilovich
The Winner’s Curse
by Richard Thaler
by Dan Ariely
Behavioural economics is a very new field, but its insights have huge ramifications for our daily lives, including life-or-death decisions. Here, author Jonah Lehrer talks us through some of its most important works.