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Following their first year at Darden, DMA members reflected on reading they found particularly insightful and helpful as they made the adjustment to full-time MBA life, and began to think about their next steps. The following list serves as a resource for you as you embark on a similar transition. By no means comprehensive, we encourage you to take a look at some of these books in the area(s) that interest you most.


Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System and Themselves, Andrew Ross-Sorkin

A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Best and Latest in Investment Advice That Money Can Buy, Burton G. Malkiel

Liar's Poker, Michael Lewis

The Big Short, Michael Lewis

Monkey Business: Swinging through the Wall Street Jungle, John Rolfe and Peter Troob


Case in Point: Complete Case Interview Preparation, Marc P. Costentino

Lords Of Strategy: The Secret Intellectual History of the New Corporate World, Walter Keichel


The Toyota Way, Jeffrey K. Liker


The Creature from Jekyll Island: A Second Look at the Federal Reserve, G. Edward Griffin

The Portable MBA, Robert F. Bruner, et al.

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