1. Nassim Taleb on Thriving on Disorder

    19:54

    from Nexus Instituut / Added

    Nassim Nicholas Taleb, former derivatives trader, is a philosopher and scholar who wrote two brilliant books on unpredictability, risk and human behavior. In the classic The Black Swan (2007) and…

    + More details
    • Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Antifragile

      19:19

      from The RSA / Added

      226 Plays / / 0 Comments

      Radical philosopher Nassim Nicholas Taleb offers a blueprint for how to live - and thrive - in a world we don't understand, and which is too uncertain for us to even try to predict. Discussant:…

      + More details
      • The Predictability of Unpredictability

        19:51

        from The RSA / Added

        234 Plays / / 2 Comments

        Renowned academic and author Nassim Nicholas Taleb discusses his groundbreaking ideas and their relevance to the current economic crisis, national policy making and other topics with Rohan Silva,…

        + More details
        • Nassim Taleb

          10:10

          from YouGov-Cambridge / Added

          Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Author of The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable and The Bed of Procrustes “Neomania and the Procrustean Bed of Technology” The afternoon keynote was presented…

          + More details
          • A peek at the 13th Global Roundtable

            02:25

            from UNEP / Added

            42 Plays / / 0 Comments

            UNEP Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) is pleased to invite you to attend this coming 19-20 October the 13th Global Roundtable, a biennial, high-level conference that typically attracts a select group…

            + More details
            • Nassim Taleb in Brussels - What's the next Black Swan? - 12 October 2010

              00:30

              from Econopolis / Added

              152 Plays / / 0 Comments

              Econopolis presents the Econopolis Economic Encounter with Nassim Nicholas Taleb: "What's the next Black Swan?". Info and registration: http://www.econoshock.be/encounter/ Date: 12 October 2010 Location:…

              + More details
              • David Cameron in conversation with Nassim Taleb

                29:15

                from The RSA / Added

                449 Plays / / 1 Comment

                David Cameron MP and best-selling author Nassim Taleb visited the RSA to discuss what measures need to be taken, in the wake of the economic crisis, in order to create a more “Black Swan-robust society”.

                + More details
                • Interview with Nassim Taleb, Author of the Black Swan

                  03:51

                  from Jochen Wegner / Added

                  725 Plays / / 1 Comment

                  This is the raw, unedited version of an interview with Nassim Taleb, author of The Black Swan and Fooled By Randomness.

                  + More details

                  What are Tags?

                  Tags

                  Tags are keywords that describe videos. For example, a video of your Hawaiian vacation might be tagged with "Hawaii," "beach," "surfing," and "sunburn."