I read the following books in 2018:

  1. The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen
  2. Humans Need Not Apply, Jerry Kaplan


  1. The Complacent Class, Tyler Cowen
  2. The Dark Forest, Liu Cixin
  3. Death's End, Liu Cixin
  4. The Paper Menagerie, Ken Liu
  5. The Soul of an Octopus, Sy Montgomery 
  6. Inside the Black Box, Rishi Narang
  7. The Upstarts, Brad Stone
  8. The Governance of China, Xi Jinping
  9. Money Changes Everything, William Goetzmann
  10. The Huawei Way, Yang Shaolong
  11. Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami
  12. A Man for All Markets, Edward O. Thorp (Book Review)
  13. The Greatest Story Ever Told -- So Far, Lawrence M. Krauss
  14. The Starbucks Experience, Joseph Michelli
  15. The Second Machine Age, Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee
  16. Electronic Value Exchange, David Stearns
  17. Japan as Number One, Ezra Vogel
  18. The Japan That Can Say No, Shintaro Ishihara
  19. Deep Thinking, Gary Kasparov
  20. Japan and the Shackles of the Past, R. Taggart Murphy
  21. Dogs and Demons, Alex Kerr
  22. Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow, Yuval Noah Harai
  23. The Just City: Thessaly, Book 1, Jo Walton
  24. Ma Huateng & Tencent, Leng Hu
  25. The Lever of Riches, Joel Mokyr
  26. Mating in Captivity, Esther Perel
  27. The Dark Tower Book VI, Stephen King
  28. The Dart Tower Book VII, Stephen King
  29. Hillbilly Elergy, J.D. Vance
  30. Capitalism Without Capital, Jonathan Haskel and Stian Westlake
  31. Evicted, Matthew Desmond