Here are some more long-form reading (and a few videos) for the hot, slow days of August via The Manual of Ideas.  Enjoy!

Value Investing: Articles

25 Articles from The New Yorker, http://bit.ly/1n57aQf

Malcolm Gladwell’s Crooked Ladder, http://nyr.kr/1nkDeLk

Dudeney’s Amusements in Mathematics, http://bit.ly/1lDeizd

The Manual of Ideas (Equity Income), http://bit.ly/1veAhGd

Slides from Value Investing Seminar, http://bit.ly/1ojb2xC

Booth Laird’s Thesis on Outerwall, http://bit.ly/1otoWIK

Small-Cap Investing Summit 2014, http://bit.ly/1nviHno

Value Investing: Videos

You might also enjoy the following videos:

Words of Wisdom and Advice, with Arnold van den Berg of Century Management

John Burbank on the Source of the Biggest Mispricings

Michael Mauboussin, “The Success Equation:Untangling Skill and Luck”

Mohnish Pabrai: “Dhandho. Heads I win; Tails I don’t lose much”

Invert, Always Invert

WES 2012 Highlights: Nobel Laureate Professor George A. Akerlof – Phishing for Phools

Karl Popper – Ein Gespräch (1974)

David Steinberg on the Tactics of Deep Value Investing

Value Investing Podcast (audio only) 51: Marc Heilweil of Spectrum Advisory Services, http://bit.ly/1pDSmYt

Value Investing: Book recommendations

Finally, a few book recommendations:

Deep Value: Why Activists Investors and Other Contrarians Battle for Control of Losing Corporations (Wiley Finance)

Modern Security Analysis: Understanding Wall Street Fundamentals

Strategic Value Investing: Practical Techniques of Leading Value Investors

Quality of Earnings

Accounting for Value (Columbia Business School Publishing)

The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success

The Education of a Value Investor: My Transformative Quest for Wealth, Wisdom, and Enlightenment

The Investment Checklist: The Art of In-Depth Research