Reviewing 2023: Most popular books at Teresa and Alexandre Soares dos Santos Library

As we welcome 2024, let’s look back at the books that were widely borrowed from our library in the past year. Here’s a list of the most checked-out books that caught the interest of many in our school community:

Why nations fail

Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson

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Michael Parkin

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Corporate finance

Jonathan Berk and Peter DeMarzo

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Strategic management: competitiveness and globalization

Michael A. Hitt, R. Duane Ireland and Robert E. Hoskisson

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The journey of humanity: the origins of wealth and inequality

Oded Galor

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Law: a very short introduction

Raymond Wacks

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Austan Goolsbee, Steven Levitt and Chad Syverson

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One up on wall street: how to use what you already know to make money in the market

Peter Lynch and John Rothchild

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Intermediate macroeconomics

Robert J. Barro, Angus C. Chu and Guido Cozzi

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Applied mergers and acquisitions

Robert F. Bruner

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International economics

Robert C. Feenstra and Alan M. Taylor

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Análise em Rn 

Patrícia Xufre, Pedro Luís Silva and Diogo Mendes

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As we think about the different topics found in these popular books, we want to thank everyone in the SBE academic community for making our library lively. Hope this year brings new things to learn, some challenges to overcome, and lots of smart moments.

Wishing you a year full of curiosity and learning,

Teresa and Alexandre Soares dos Santos Library team