Lawrence Cunningham is a leading authority on corporate governance culture and on Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett. He has written several books on value investing and is the authorized editor of The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America. A popular professor of business law at George Washington University, his latest book is Berkshire Beyond Buffett: The Enduring Value of Values, in which executives from dozens of Berkshire’s subsidiaries cooperated.
James Grant is a financial journalist, historian, and the founder and editor of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer, a twice-monthly journal of the investment markets. His new book, The Forgotten Depression, 1921: the Crash that Cured Itself, is a history of America’s last governmentally unmedicated business-cycle downturn.