The Black Swan Second Edition

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780679604181
Size: 13.67 MB
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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 Black Swan

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Penguin Books, Limited (UK)
ISBN: 9781846145650
Size: 79.55 MB
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What can Catherine the Great's lovers tell us about probability? Why should you never run for a train or read a newspaper? This book is all about Black Swans: the random events that underlie our lives, from bestsellers to world disasters.

The Bed Of Procrustes

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679643680
Size: 10.72 MB
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The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and Antifragile. 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 Black Swan

Author: Raphael Sabatini
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 0755115279
Size: 36.67 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: 58.68 MB
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The other books in the series are The Black Swan, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes. “[Taleb is] Wall Street’s principal dissident. . . . [Fooled By Randomness] is to conventional Wall Street wisdom approximately what Martin ...

Stalking The Black Swan

Author: Kenneth A. Posner
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231150484
Size: 14.61 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 ...

Antifragile

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679645276
Size: 48.58 MB
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The antifragile is beyond the resilient or robust. The resilient resists shocks and stays the same; the antifragile gets better and better. Furthermore, the antifragile is immune to prediction errors and protected from adverse events.

Incerto

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 0399590455
Size: 25.18 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.

Black Swan Green

Author: David Mitchell
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1844568822
Size: 41.48 MB
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The dazzling novel from critically-acclaimed David Mitchell. Shortlisted for the 2006 Costa Novel Award Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2006 January, 1982.

The Long Tail

Author: Chris Anderson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446409287
Size: 14.20 MB
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In this ground-breaking book, Chris Anderson shows that the future of business does not lie in hits - the high-volume end of a traditional demand curve - but in what used to be regarded as misses - the endlessly long tail of that same curve ...