Mohnish Pabrai’s Book Recommendations

Last Updated on March 26, 2021

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Mohnish Pabrai is a value investor, and he is the managing partner of Pabrai Investment Funds. He is also the founder and managing partner of Pabrai Investment Advisors. Pabrai is the author of the book, The Dhandho Investor: The Low Risk Value Method to High Returns. Pabrai was born in India, and he moved to the United States in 1978. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1983 with a degree in electrical engineering. He worked for a few years at Intel, and then he started his career in finance. Pabrai is a value investor, and he has been featured in several popular media outlets, including Bloomberg, CNBC, and The Wall Street Journal.

Reading is one of the best ways to learn and grow. It’s a great way to learn new things and it’s also a great way to learn about yourself and the world around you. Today, we’re glad to share with you a list of books recommended by one of the most successful value investors out there, Mohnish Pabrai.

Book recommendations:


1.1,000 Dollars and an Idea: Entrepreneur to Billionaire by Sam Wyly

2.100 Baggers: Stocks that Return 100-to-1 and How to Find Them by Christopher Mayer

3.A Bull in China: Investing Profitably in the World’s Greatest Market by Jim Rogers

4.A Gift to My Children: A Father’s Lessons for Life and Investing by Jim Rogers

5.A Higher Standard of Leadership: Lessons from the life of Gandhi by Keshavan Nair

6.A Master Class with Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger by Eben Otuteye

7.A Mathematician Plays the Stock Market by John Allen Paulos

8.A Modern Approach to Graham and Dodd Investing by Thomas P. Au

9.A Money Mind at Ninety by Philip Carret

10.A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton Malkiel

11.A Short History of Financial Euphoria by John Kenneth Galbraith

12.A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World by William J. Bernstein

13.Adventure Capitalist: The Ultimate Road Trip by Jim Rogers

14.Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk by Peter L. Bernstein

15.Aimr Performance Presentation Standards Handbook 1997 by Aimr

16.An Essay on the Principle of Population by Thomas Malthus

17.An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations: Volume 1 by Adam Smith

18.An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations: Volume 2 by Adam Smith

19.Analysis of Financial Statements by Leopold A. Bernstein, John J. Wild

20.Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism by George A. Akerlof, Robert Shiller


Mohnish Pabrai’s book recommendations are a great way to learn about the world and get a better understanding of the way things work. We hope you enjoyed this list and that you’ll read these books and come up with new ideas for the future!

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