September 14, 2012

News & Opinion: The Shortlist for the 2012 FT/Goldman Sachs Business Book Award

By: 800-CEO-READ @ 3:00 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry

The shortlist for the 2012 Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award is in, and it is really good. Biographies and economics dominate what FT editor Lionel Barber says is “the strongest list” since the prize launched in 2005. Even though one of my favorite books of the year, Paper Promises: Money, Debt and the New World Order by Philip Coggan didn't make the cut, I think I agree with Mr. Barber. The list includes:

If you'd like to see the books didn't make the cut, we shared the longlist here when it was announced.

The overall winner will be announced on November 1 at a dinner in New York City. We'll let you know what book takes home the prize here the morning after.