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News for ebook: Fooled by Randomness - The Hidden Role of Chance ...

News for ebook: Fooled by Randomness - The Hidden Role of Chance ... | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
In Fooled by Randomness, Nassim Nicholas Taleb, a professional trader and mathematics professor, examines what randomness means ...
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Nassim N. Taleb Home & Professional Page

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Black Swans and why History, Future. Now is not bleak

Black Swans and why History, Future. Now is not bleak | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Nassim Nicholas Taleb is famous for his 2008 book, The Black Swan, in which he came up with a very simple idea: that big changes can suddenly happen, apparently out of nowhere.  He uses the Wall St...
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Fooled by randomness « Lars P Syll's Blog

Fooled by randomness « Lars P Syll's Blog | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Fooled by randomness. 20 July, 2012 at 18:02 | Posted in Statistics & Econometrics | Leave a comment. A non-trivial part of teaching statistics to social science students is made up of learning them to perform significance testing.
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A thought on 'fragility' « KIBLOG: Naoko Maeshiba's Blog

I've always been attracted to 'fragility'. So Seigo Matsuoka's book, “Fragile: A departure from weakness” was an eye-opener. He ...
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Must Read: Nassim Taleb on The Earth-Quake in Japan | ValueWalk.com

Must Read: Nassim Taleb on The Earth-Quake in Japan | ValueWalk.com | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
I do not remember who I received this article from, but I loved it. Everyone is now talking about Black Swans  in regards to the uprisings in the Middle East (Must Read: Nassim Taleb on The Earth-Quake in Japan - It is irresponsible to talk about small probabilities http://bit.ly/hlB59x)
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Mr. Taleb Goes to Washington

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The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms by Nassim Taleb - GuruFocus.com

GuruFocus.comThe Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms by Nassim TalebGuruFocus.comReviews of “The Bed of ...
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Egypt, Black Swans and the Bed of Procrustes

Egypt, Black Swans and the Bed of Procrustes | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Americans pay $80 billion a year for intelligence agencies. But why does society pay analysts phenomenal sums of money for systematically failing to predict the events that impact our lives most deeply? (Egypt, Black Swans and the Bed of Procrustes http://huff.to/hhKAuW via @huffingtonpost)
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Fooled By Randomness « Ido's Blog

Fooled By Randomness « Ido's Blog | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
2 Posts on Talab (for the price of one :)
http://t.co/nXchp4Z and http://bit.ly/eD6wq6
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Books, Inq. — The Epilogue: In case you missed it ...

Books, Inq. — The Epilogue: In case you missed it ... | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
In case you missed it ...: ... Nassim Taleb on Charlie Rose. (Hat tip, Dave Lull.) http://bit.ly/fglKsS
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Amazon.com: The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms (9781400069972): Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Books

Amazon.com: The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms (9781400069972): Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Books | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Amazon.com: The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms (9781400069972): Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Books (#9: The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms: The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Prac... http://amzn.to/eibYOc)
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Long-Term Taleb Better Than Short-Term Taleb - Minyanville.com

Long-Term Taleb Better Than Short-Term Taleb - Minyanville.com | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Long-Term Taleb Better Than Short-Term TalebMinyanville.comBack in 2001, with the release of "Fooled by Randomness," ...
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Charlie Rose Talks to Nassim Taleb - BusinessWeek

The Black Swan's author saw that spiraling risk in financial markets could spark a global crisis. Now he's warning of the risk in delaying deficit cuts. (Big trouble ahead....and Canada, too, needs to save and cut its debt NOW...Charlie Rose Talks to Nassim Taleb http://buswk.co/h2K5s7)
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a review of The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

a review of The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
★★★★★ This link leads to my review of Nassim Taleb's excellent and well-written book The Black Swan. It is one of my highest rated books and the best Non-fiction book I've read so far.
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Science 101: Cherry Picking & Black Swans.mov

Some scientists are criticized for cherry picking their studies when in fact they are falsifying a hypothesis. Falsification, a concept coined by Sir Karl Po...
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The Black Swan, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb // GeekReads

The Black Swan, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb // GeekReads | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
I started reading Nassim Nicholas Taleb's The Black Swan at around the same time that interest in the film of (nearly) the same name starring Natalie Portman was peaking in its post-Oscars glow, which amusingly led to a ...
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Are You “Black Swan” Proof?

Are You “Black Swan” Proof? | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
The first quarter of 2011 has come to a close. And while it was good for the stock market, it wasn’t good for the world. In fact it came with an unimaginable cocktail of economic shocks. (Are You “Black Swan” Proof?: Economist Nassim Taleb defines an event that is high-impact, hard to predict, rare ... http://bit.ly/hhelqU)
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10 Questions for Nassim Taleb |

The Black Swan author's latest, The Bed of Procrustes, is a book of aphorisms. Nassim Taleb will now take your questions. Video.
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Hulu - Charlie Rose: Nassim Taleb

Video description: Nassim Taleb talks about his follow up book to Black Swan.
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Our food security is in a fragile state - BCLocalNews

Our food security is in a fragile stateBCLocalNewsNo bananas at the grocery store this morning woke me up once again to the ...
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Maximus and Me: Nassim Nicholas Taleb 2001 Interview

Maximus and Me: Nassim Nicholas Taleb 2001 Interview | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Nassim Nicholas Taleb 2001 Interview: A decade ago, he was much mellower!! http://goo.gl/fb/T512W #philosophy
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10 Questions for Nassim Taleb

10 Questions for Nassim Taleb | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
http://bit.ly/gvg3g6 10 Questions for Nassim Taleb
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Charlie Rose - Nassim Taleb

Charlie Rose - Nassim Taleb | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
Nassim Taleb on his book “The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms” (Complexity is built-in today. Most of it I simply do not understand. Thus Nassim Taleb makes perfect sense to me see http://bit.ly/eUzunp)
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Eyes on Analytics: Intelligence requires selective ignorance.

Eyes on Analytics: Intelligence requires selective ignorance. | Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Scoop.it
And it's easy to get really fooled by randomness because of it. The Smashers, in spite of their ill-guided attempts to restrict ...
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Taleb vs Asberger’s Syndrome Sorts

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The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms

The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms by Nassim Nicholas Taleb Lowest Price: $12.15 By the author of the modern classic The Black Swan , this collection of aphorisms and meditations expresses his major ideas in ways you least expect. The Bed of Procrustes takes its title from G (The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms http://bit.ly/bwerbh)
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