Monday, December 18, 2017

Top 15 book recommendations from Mohnish Pabrai

Mohnish Pabrai is a value investor and manages Pabrai Funds. He keeps on recommending great books on investing at various forums be it college guest lectures, corporate lectures, articles etc.

Below are top 15 books recommended by Mohnish Pabrai based on my reading experience of reading several books of his recommendation:

1. 100 Baggers: Stocks that Return 100-to-1 and How to Find Them by Christopher Mayer

2. A Short History of Financial Euphoria by John Kenneth

3. Poor Charlie's Almanack by Peter D. Kaufman

4. The Art Of Being Unreasonable by Eli Broad

5. A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton Malkiel

6. Where Are The Customers' Yachts? by Fred Schwed, Jr.

7. The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time by Jonathan Weiner

8. Am I Being Too Subtle? by Sam Zell

9. A Mathematician Plays the Stock Market by John Allen Paulos

10. A Gift to My Children: A Father's Lessons for Life and Investing by Jim Rogers

11. When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of LTCM by Roger Lowenstein

12. Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel

13. Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk by Peter L. Bernstein

14. What Works on Wall Street by James O'Shaughnessey

Finally the last one authored by Mohnish Pabrai himself.....Dhandho


Sources: Private investor communications,  Google Talks/listMarketFolly,   Boston College talk

- This post is inspired by article from
- The selection is based on my experience and not shortlisted by Mohnish Pabrai