1. Nassim Taleb on Thriving on Disorder


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    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…

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    • Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Antifragile


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      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:…

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      • The Predictability of Unpredictability


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        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,…

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        • Nassim Taleb


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          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…

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          • A peek at the 13th Global Roundtable


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            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…

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


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              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:…

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              • David Cameron in conversation with Nassim Taleb


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                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”.

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                • Interview with Nassim Taleb, Author of the Black Swan


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

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