Read about the six titles in the shortlist for the 2017 FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year award — #bbya17:
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Amy Goldstein, author of Janesville, is the first solo female winner of the FT Business Book of the Year. One of the judges declared: 'This is a book that every business person should read.' Ms Goldstein looked at what happened to a Wisconsin community when GM stopped producing cars in the area, overturning the residents’ lives. Find out more:

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