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  1. 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 ...

    - Dec 1 2012 - 7:45pm - 18 comments

  2. 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 ...

    - Mar 31 2013 - 6:46pm - 7 comments

  3. 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 ...

    - Jan 16 2013 - 3:11pm - 4 comments