The Black Swan Second Edition

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780679604181
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In this revelatory book, Taleb explains everything we know about what we don’t know, and this second edition features a new philosophical and empirical essay, “On Robustness and Fragility,” which offers tools to navigate and exploit a ...

The Bed Of Procrustes

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141969245
Size: 20.14 MB
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Every aphorism here is about a Procrustean bed of sorts - we humans, facing the limits of our knowledge, the unseen and the unknown, resolve the tension by squeezing life and the world into crisp commoditized ideas, reductive categories, ...

Stalking The Black Swan

Author: Kenneth A. Posner
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231150484
Size: 52.38 MB
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Kenneth A. Posner spent close to two decades as a Wall Street analyst, tracking the so-called "specialty finance" sector, which included controversial companies such as Countrywide, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, CIT, and MasterCard?many of which ...

The Black Swan

Author: Mercedes Lackey
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101119063
Size: 25.11 MB
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But can she gain the allies she needs to free herself and the other swan-maidens from their magical slavery?A monumental tale of loyalty and betrayal, of magic good and evil, of love both carnal and pure, and of the duality of human nature, ...

The Black Swan

Author: Raphael Sabatini
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 0755115279
Size: 30.20 MB
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When Priscilla Harradine travels back to England on the Centaur she has no cause to expect her journey will be remotely eventful.

Fooled By Randomness

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588367679
Size: 14.93 MB
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The other books in the series are The Black Swan, Antifragile, Skin in the Game and The Bed of Procrustes. “[Taleb is] Wall Street’s principal dissident. . . . [Fooled By Randomness] is to conventional Wall Street wisdom approximately ...

Bayesian Inference In Statistical Analysis

Author: George E. P. Box
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111803144X
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Currently available in the Series: T. W. Anderson The Statistical Analysis of Time Series T. S. Arthanari & Yadolah Dodge Mathematical Programming in Statistics Emil Artin Geometric Algebra Norman T. J. Bailey The Elements of Stochastic ...

Black Swan Green

Author: David Stephen Mitchell
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780786287079
Size: 73.73 MB
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A meditative novel of a young boy on the cusp of adulthood follows a single year in the life of thirteen-year-old Jason Taylor as he grows up in what is for him the sleepiest village in Worcestershire, England, in 1982.

Incerto

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 0399590455
Size: 11.37 MB
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THE BED OF PROCRUSTES "Taleb's crystalline nuggets of thought stand alone like esoteric poems."--Financial Times This collection of aphorisms and meditations expresses Taleb's major ideas in ways you least expect.

Antifragile

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 0812979680
Size: 10.31 MB
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Shares insights into how adversity can bring out the best in individuals and communities, drawing on multiple disciplines to consider such topics as the superiority of city states over nation states and the drawbacks of debt.