- Antifragile: Things That Gain From Disorder
Nassim Nicholas Taleb's [NNT] latest book, Antifragility discusses how institutions can survive through chaos and diversity. In a lengthy interview with Reason's Nick Gillespie he indirectly promotes capitalism and simplifies his message by ...
Blog entry - GMngmt - Mar 31 2013 - 5:46pm - 7 comments
- Antifragility: Things that gain from disorder
If you haven't heard about it already, Taleb, the guy behind the Black Swan theory(or as they claim) is out with another book. Although I wasn't intending on buying the book initially, his Saturday essay (WSJ) was what finally convinced me. Then ...
Blog entry - prashantkhorana - Dec 1 2012 - 7:45pm - 18 comments
- Taleb's 5th Rule
"The markets will follow the path to hurt the highest number of hedgers. The best hedges are those you are the only one to put on." Is there a theoretical or behavioral basis for this, and if so, can someone explain it. If there is any ...
Forum topic - meabric - Jan 16 2013 - 3:11pm - 4 comments