External Resources

This page includes resources that students interested in investments and finance will find helpful in expanding their knowledge of the industry and current events.   

Links:

American Association of Individual Investors
Barron's
Bloomberg Financial
Carpe Diem
CNN Financial Network
Economist
Edgar (U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission)
Euromoney Magazine
Federal Reserve
Financial Times (U.K.)
Financial Times (U.S.)
GMO Strategy
Infectious Greed
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Investor's Business Daily
Kiplinger Online
Moody's Investors Service
Political Risk Services
Reuters
Seeking Alpha
Social Security Online
U.S. Bureau of the Public Debt
Wall Street Journal
Warren Buffett Annual Shareholders’ Letters
World Bank - Economic Growth

 

Recommended Reading:

  • A Random Walk Down Wall Street, Burton G. Malkiel
  • Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk, Peter L. Bernstein
  • Boomerang, Michael Lewis
  • Fooled by Randomness, Nassim Taleb
  • Fortune's Formula: The Untold Story of the Scientific Betting System That Beat the Casinos and Wall Street, William Poundstone
  • Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything, Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
  • Liars Poker, Michael Lewis
  • Millionaire - The Philanderer, Gambler, and Duelist Who Invented Modern Finance, Janet Gleeson
  • Money Ball, by Michael Lewis (for those who like sports and finance)  
  • One Up on Wall Street,by Peter Lynch
  • Reminiscences of a Stock Operator: With New Commentary and Insights on the Life and Times of Jesse Livermore, Edwin Lefevre; Annotated Edition by Jon D. Markman
  • Tap Dancing to Work: Warren Buffett on Practically Everything, Carol Loomis
  • The Big Short, Michael Lewis
  • The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America, Lawrence Cunningham
  • The Greatest Trade Ever, Gregory Zuckerman
  • The Intelligent Investor, Benjamin Graham
  • The Signal and the Noise - Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't, Nate Silver
  • The Snowball - Warren Buffett and the Business of Life, Alice Schroeder
  • Traders, Guns and Money: Known and Unknowns in The Dazzling World of Derivatives, Satyajit Das
  • When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management, Roger Lowenstein