The Dictator's Handbook: Why Bad Behavior is Almost Always Good Politics is a book written by New York University professors, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith. It claims to explain the actions and choices made by all politicians in every landscape. Not just from North Korean dictatorship to the Saudi Royal family to Russian oligarchies to western democracies, but also from every trade local union and teachers’ association to crime family. Has the political code been cracked? Can you predict the political outcome forever? Have you finally found the path to become the future king of your country? Or, is there something left to be desired? Come with us to the Cave of Time and find out.