A value investing reading list to help you cut straight to the good stuff!

Finding needles in a stack of needles


How did a lawyer from Omaha become one of the most successful investors of all-time?

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How salespeople use cognitive biases to persuade others

Mental Model Lollapalooza


A view from fractal geometry

What does the coastline of Great Britain have to do with project delays?
What does the coastline of Great Britain have to do with project delays?

Platonic Objects


How thinking backwards can change your life

Mental Model Lollapalooza

upside down reflection of a city through a glass sphere
upside down reflection of a city through a glass sphere
Photo by Florian Gagnepain on Unsplash

Inversion

“Invert, always invert” —…


The Building Blocks of Rational Decision-Making

Mental Model Lollapalooza

shipping containers being loaded onto cargo ships
shipping containers being loaded onto cargo ships
Photo by Dominik Lückmann on Unsplash

Principles of Economics


How Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger got rich hunting for moats

Mental Model Lollapalooza

A castle with a very wide moat
A castle with a very wide moat
Photo by Andy Watkins on Unsplash

Moats


A repository of the articles I’ve written about mental models

The Mental Model Lollapalooza Catalogue

Physics

Mathematics

Chemistry

Engineering

Biology

General Thinking

Philosophy

Economics


How the eighth wonder of the world can make you unimaginably rich (if you live long enough)

Mental Model Lollapalooza

Einstein Street Art
Einstein Street Art
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What is Compound Interest?


The Most Important Investing Lessons from Warren Buffett’s Favourite Book

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David R. Phillips

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