Nassim Nicholas Taleb

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Name: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Get Ready for QE4

And how do you like that James Bullard?Stocks have barely begun to correct (the S&P 500 is down about 7% from its September high) and the St. Louis Fed president is already preparing for QE4 .But where is the proof — from logic or experience — that quantitative ... [Published Daily Reckoning Australia - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola and the Fear of Flying

0 RecommendedRecommend Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES A pervasive attitudeIt’s incredible to me how reflexively, head-pattingly dismissive government health bureaucrats, their apologists in the media, and their left-leaning Twitter friends are in discussing ... [Published Redstate - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Nassim Taleb: Here's What People Don't Understand About Ebola

Multiplication - that's what people don't understand about Ebola, according to Nassim Taleb, the author of "Fooled by Randomness" and "The Black Swan." More specifically, Taleb explained to Business Insider that many people talking about the disease don't ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Think before you drink

Today’s happy hour may find you nursing a beer, perhaps served island-style over a glass of ice. That’s a good way to brace yourself for some news from our Health-and-Cheeseburger man, who is always on the lookout for important news. A couple of items ... [Published Saipan Tribune - Oct 17 2014]
Entities: Bacteria, Diet, Orange Juice
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

A Day With SFI Learning “Optimality vs Fragility”

A day with SFI learning “Optimality vs Fragility” by Elliott Turner, Compounding My InterestsRecently I had the privilege of attending Santa Fe Institute’s latest joint conference with Morgan Stanley. This time, the topic was “Optimality vs Fragility: ... [Published Value Walk - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Nassim Taleb: 2015 GIC Keynote

T he 2015 Global Investment Conference will mark the 20th anniversary of the this premier event for Canadian pension plan sponsors. Which is why we are thrilled to announce Nassim Taleb as the conference keynote, one of the most influential thinkers in ... [Published Canadian Investment Review - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

A Flock of Black Swans; How To Think Clearly About The Unpredictable Hazard of Ebola

Epidemiologist Michael Osterholm has called the Ebola crisis a black swan event, and then suggested that it might redefine the concept, which was popularized by statistician and author Nassim Nicholas Taleb to characterize the inevitable occurrence of ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Why Nassim Taleb Thinks 'Night Watchman' Is The Best Job You Can Have

REUTERS/Brendan McDermidI thought about it. If you're in the middle of a job hierarchy, then a promotion is really bad for you. You get a small amount more money, you get a lot more responsibilities, you get more opportunities to fail (the bigger they ... [Published Business Insider - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 2 reports

The 25 Most Successful Wharton Business School Graduates

REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Author Nassim Taleb, Wharton MBA ’83. The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is one of the finest business schools in America, up there with the Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard Business School. ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 3 reports

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People

This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was originally published at Inc.com . More 33 Ways to Fix Being Utterly Bored at Work 40 Inspiring ... [Published The Curious Capitalist - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Competitiveness is driven by desire to do better, not fear

From June Cheah-Nicholl‎s -There is a subtle difference between being kiasu and being competitive. The latter is driven not by fear, but by the element of bettering oneself. Competitiveness is anti-fragile.Mr Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s book Antifragile: ... [Published Today Online - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

Nassim Taleb In Rare Interview: 'Controlling Variability Has Never Been A Good Idea, In Any Domain'

at 15:14 PM EDT Nassim Taleb, one of the world's most influential thought leaders in the area of statistics, spoke with Benzinga partner James ... ... [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Sep 24 2014]

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10 Podcasts That Could Help You Achieve Your Pr... [Published Business Insider - 8 hours ago]
Get Ready for QE4 [Published Daily Reckoning Australia - 14 hours ago]
Bill Tai wants to ‘empower the next generation’... [Published E27 - 16 hours ago]
Ebola severity lies in speed of infections [Published The Star (Kenya) - 17 hours ago]
DA: Helen Zille says Ebola requires thorough pr... [Published Polity.org.za - 19 hours ago]
Ebola and the Fear of Flying [Published Redstate - Oct 20 2014]
When Confidence Crumbles [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 19 2014]
When Confidence Crumbles [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 19 2014]
Falling prey to the “Modi trade” [Published Livemint.com - Oct 19 2014]
Nassim Taleb: Here's What People Don't Understa... [Published Austin American Statesman - Oct 17 2014]
Nassim Taleb: Here's What People Don't Understa... [Published Business Insider - Oct 17 2014]
Facing Down The Narrative Fallacy [Published Seeking Alpha - Oct 17 2014]
Think before you drink [Published Saipan Tribune - Oct 17 2014]
A Day With SFI Learning “Optimality vs Fragility” [Published Value Walk - Oct 16 2014]
Why These Nine Famous Thinkers Walked So Much [Published Mark's Daily Apple - Oct 15 2014]
Ebola epidemic is a 'Black Swan' event, say U o... [Published MinnPost - Oct 13 2014]
Perspective: Ebola and ‘Black Swan’ theory [Published Jefferson City News Tribune - Oct 12 2014]
In Defense of Apathy, or: How to be an un-American [Published Disinformation - Oct 10 2014]
Nassim Taleb: 2015 GIC Keynote [Published Canadian Investment Review - Oct 10 2014]
Intertwingled: Information Changes Everything [Published UXmatters - Oct 09 2014]
A Flock of Black Swans; How To Think Clearly Ab... [Published Austin American Statesman - Oct 07 2014]
A Flock of Black Swans; How To Think Clearly Ab... [Published Forbes.com - Oct 07 2014]
Why Nassim Taleb Thinks 'Night Watchman' Is The... [Published Business Insider - Oct 06 2014]
Revenue Uncertainty – Part 1: Known Unknowns, U... [Published CRM Guru - Oct 06 2014]
Time for insurance on an 'unsustainable' market? [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 05 2014]
The 25 Most Successful Wharton Business School ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 02 2014]
The 25 Most Successful Wharton Business School ... [Published Clusterstock - Oct 02 2014]
Energy Quote of the Day: ‘The Oil and Gas Indus... [Published Breaking Energy online - Oct 01 2014]
Why Parents Inadvertently Hinder the Success of... [Published Forbes.com - Oct 01 2014]
To Grow Your Business, You Need To Stop Working [Published Forbes.com - Oct 01 2014]
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When Confidence Crumbles [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 19 2014]
Submitted by Mark St. Cyr , Once again we awake to an array of seemingly contradictory news and reports across the spectrum. Whether it be Ebola, the financial markets, or just plain ordinary life in general. It seems everything is once again in turmoil. ...
Why These Nine Famous Thinkers Walked So Much [Published Mark's Daily Apple - Oct 15 2014]
A couple weeks back, I wrote about how integral walking is to being human . And over the years I’ve written about the health benefits of walking , how and why you should walk barefoot , and even a definitive guide on the subject . In other words, ...
The 25 Most Successful Wharton Business School ... [Published Clusterstock - Oct 02 2014]
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is one of the finest business schools in America, up there with the Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard Business School . Since its founding in 1881 by industrialist Joseph Wharton, ...
28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People [Published The Curious Capitalist - Sep 30 2014]
This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was originally published at Inc.com . More 33 Ways to Fix Being Utterly Bored at Work 40 Inspiring ...
28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Sep 30 2014]
This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was originally published at Inc.com . By Jeff Haden Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity ...
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