Books by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita

Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"A fruitful if arguable thesis yields a book worth reading in this election year."
A stimulating look at the presidency from the vantage point of the wars America has fought—and, in some instances, the none-too-noble reasons for them. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 27, 2011

"An unabashed study of the uses and abuses of realpolitik."
Why politics is a matter of gamesmanship, and why the winners are those who understand the rules of the game. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 6, 2009

"Fruitful reading that will make it difficult to look at the world through quite the same eyes as in one's virginal, pre-game theory days."
"Politics is predictable," proclaims theorist Bueno de Mesquita (Politics/New York Univ.) in a work that adds a new dimension to the phrase "gaming the system." Read full book review >