Year 4

 

Term 1:

Rich Dad, Poor Dad, by Robert Kiyosaki
Cashflow Quadrant, by Robert Kiyosaki
The Alchemy of Finance, by George Soros
Econoclasts, by Brian Domitrovic
Study in preparation for the CFA exam Level 1
Winning, by Jack Welch
Sam Walton: Made In America, by Sam Walton and John Huey
The Tempting of America, by Robert Bork
Our Lost Constitution, by Mike Lee
The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, by John Perkins
Bailout Nation, by Barry Ritholz
The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure, by John Allison
The Harvard Classics, vol. 42: English Poetry 3: Tennyson to Whitman (throughout the year)
Principles of Economics, by Greg Mankiw

Individual study.

Term 2:

The Harvard Classics, vol. 46-49

Volume 46: Elizabethan Drama I
Edward the Second, by Christopher Marlowe
Hamlet, King Lear, Macbeth, and The Tempest, by William Shakespeare

Volume 47: Elizabethan Drama II
The Shoemaker’s Holiday, by Thomas Dekker
The Alchemist, by Ben Johnson
Philaster, by Beaumont and Fletcher
The Duchess of Malfi, by John Webster
A New Way to Pay Old Debts, by Philip Massinger

Volume 48:
Thoughts, letters and minor works, by Blaise Pascal

Volume 49: Epic and Saga
Beowulf
The Song of Roland
The Destruction of Da Derga’s Hostel
The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs

Study in preparation for the CFA exam Level 1
The Leadership Crisis and the Free Market Cure, by John Allison
Debt: the First 5000 Years, by David Graeber
The Second World War, by Antony Beevor
The Rise and Decline of the State, by Martin van Creveld
Macroeconomics, by Paul Krugman

Individual study.

Term 3:

Study in preparation for the CFA exam Level 1
Senior Thesis
The Forgotten Man: a New History of the Great Depression, by Amity Shlaes
Microeconomics, by R. Glenn Hubbard
Margin of Safety: Risk-Averse Value Investing Strategies for the Thoughtful Investor, by Seth Klarman
Pioneering Portfolio Management, by David Swensen
Jimmy Stewart is Dead: Ending the World’s Ongoing Financial Plague with Limited-Purpose Banking, by Laurence Kotlikoff

Individual study