business books


LSE Review of Books is expanding its coverage, and has now added business books to its offerings. This is a great opportunity for anyone who loves books and has an interest in the world of work and business. If you meet at least one of the criteria below and would like to review one of these books, please write to

To qualify, you must be at least one of the following:

  • A university professor
  • A PhD student
  • A business executive
  • A business professional in a decision-making or research position

Some of the latest books available for review:



Limitless: Leadership that Endures, by Ajaz Ahmed, Vermillion, 2016






Happiness Explained



Happiness Explained: What Human Flourishing Is and What We Can Do to Promote It, by Paul Anand, Oxford University Press, 2016





Progressive Business book


Progressive Business: An Intellectual History of the Role of Business in American Society, by Christian Olaf Christiansen. Oxford University Press, 2016






Green Growth book


Green Growth: Ideology, Political Economy and the Alternatives, by Gareth Dale, Manu V. Mathai and Jose A. Puppim De Oliveira, Zed Books, 2016






The Wanda Way



The Wanda Way: The Managerial Philosophy and Values of One of China’s Largest Companies, by Wang Jianlin, LID, 2016





Be the Innovators

Be the Innovators: How to Accelerate Team Creativity, by Peter Ling, Oxford University Press, 2016







How Brands GrowHow Brands Grow: What Marketers Don’t Know, by Byron Sharp, Oxford University Press, 2016








China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Imitation to Innovation, by George S. Yip and Bruce McKern, MIT Press, 2016







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