Books (mostly)

Books I read recently @ Goodreads:

Industrial Organization

  1. “The Theory of Industrial Organization” By Jean Tirole
  2. “Industrial Organization” by John Lipczynski, John Wilson and John Goddard
  3. “Competition Policy: Theory and Practice” by Massimo Motta
  4. “The Theory of Incentives” by Jean-Jacques Laffont and David Martimort
  5. “Innovation and Incentives” by Suzanne Scotchmer
  6. “Bounded Rationality and Industrial Organization” by Ran Spiegler

Experimental Economics

  1. “Experimental Economics: Rethinking the Rules” by Nicholas Bardsley, Robin Cubitt, Graham Loomes, Peter Moffatt, Chris Starmer & Robert Sugden
  2. “Nudge” by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein
  3. “Thinking, Fast and Slow” by Daniel Kahneman
  4. “Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions” by Dan Ariely
  5. “Descartes’s Error” by Antonio Damasio
  6. “The World Until Yesterday” by Jared Diamond


  1. “Basic Econometrics” by Damodar Gujarati
  2. “Microeconometric using Stata” by Colin Cameron and Pravin Trivedi
  3. “Multilevel and Longitudinal Modeling Using Stata” by Sophie Rabe-Hesketh and Anders Skrondal
  4. “Econometric Analysis of Panel Data” by Badi Baltagi
  5. “Experimetrics”by Peter G. Moffatt†††

Politics / Ethics / History

  1. “A Theory of Justice” by John Rawls
  2. “The Idea of Justice” by Amartya Sen
  3. “Between Past and Future” and “The Human Condition” by Hannah Arendt
  4. “The Constitution of Liberty” by Friedrich Hayek
  5. “The Theory of Communicative Action” by Jürgen Habermas
  6. “The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000” by Paul M. Kennedy
  7. “The Open Society and its Enemies” by Karl Popper
  8. “Bloodlands: Europe between Hitler and Staline” by Timothy Snyder


  1. “The Second Sex” by Simone de Beauvoir
  2. “Women who run with Wolves” by Clarissa Pinkola Estés
  3. “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood
  4. “War’s Unwomanly  Face” by Svetlana Alexievitch


  1. “Very Thai” by Philip Cornwel-Smith
  2. “Bangkok Eight” by John Burdett
  3. “Thailand, a Short History” by D.K. Wyatt
  4. “Thailand: True Stories of Life on the Road”, Travelers’ Tales Guide, edited by James O’Reilly and Larry Habegger

Yoga, Buddhism and Meditation

  1. “Focusing” by Eugene T. Gendlin
  2. “Buddhist Scriptures”, Penguin Classics, edited by Donald S. Lopez, Jr.
  3. “Awakening the Buddha Within” by Lama Surya Das
  4. The Foundations of Mindfulness” (Satipatthana Sutta)
  5. The Wheel of Sharp Weapons” (A Mahayana Training of the Mind)

Novels and others

  1. “Into the Wild” by Jon Krakauer
  2. “The Master and Margarita” by Mikhail Bulgakov
  3. La Nuit des Temps” (The Ice People) by René Barjavel
  4. “Postmodern American Poetry” edited by Paul Hoover
  5. The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales” by Bruno Bettelheim
  6. “Jacques the Fatalist and his master” by Denis Diderot
  7. “For Those I Loved” by Martin Gray

Favorite Books as a Child

  1. “Jonathan Livingston Seagull” by Richard Bach
  2. “White Fang” by Jack London
  3. “Tistou Les Pouces Verts” by Maurice Druon
  4. “Little House on the Prairie” by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  5. “Le Jamais Content” (Albums du Père Castor)

Movie Series

  1. Seinfeld
  2. The Little House in the Prairie
  3. Orange is the New Black
  4. Community