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Here are the titles that made it on to this year’s Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award longlist:

Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception, by George Akerlof and Robert Shiller

Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioural Economics (US and UK), by Richard Thaler

Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping Our Future (UK and US), by Ashlee Vance

Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet, by Gernot Wagner and Martin Weitzman

How Music Got Free: What Happens When an Entire Generation Commits the Same Crime? (UK and US), by Stephen Witt

Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family, by Anne-Marie Slaughter

Restart: The Last Chance for the Indian Economy, by Mihir Sharma

The Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of Mass Unemployment (UK and US), by Martin Ford

Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses – and Misuses – of History, by Barry Eichengreen

The Powerhouse: Inside the Invention of a Battery to Save the World, by Steve LeVine

Losing the Signal: The Untold Story Behind the Extraordinary Rise and Spectacular Fall of Blackberry, by Jacquie McNish and Sean Silcoff

Digital Gold (UK and US), by Nathaniel Popper

Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction (US and UK), by Philip Tetlock and Dan Gardner

Leadership BS: Fixing Workplaces and Careers One Truth at a Time, by Jeffrey Pfeffer

Black Horse Ride: The Inside Story of Lloyds and the Banking Crisis, by Ivan Fallon

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