Reading List


  • Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen
  • The Great Escape by Angus Deaton
  • Freakonomics by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner
  • The Tragedy of Great Power Politics by John Mearsheimer
  • Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
  • The Future of the Mind by Michio Kaku
  • The Last Mughal by William Dalrymple
  • The Muqaddimah by Ibn Khaldun
  • The Division of Labor in Society by Emile Durkheim
  • Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville


  • The Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov
  • The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang
  • Exhalation by Ted Chiang
  • Swimmer Among the Stars by Kanishk Tharoor
  • My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk
  • The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell
  • Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
  • Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

To be continued…