King Kong on Broadway?I have to improvise! pic.twitter.com/TxWDcDZWuC

— Nassim Nicholas Taleb (@nntaleb) October 16, 2018

Essayist and former trader Nassim Taleb explores the notion that “Skin in the Game” is necessary for fairness, commercial efficiency, and risk management, and key to making sense of the world at large.

Tuesday, 16th of October 1pm-2pm Goblin King (NYC-8510-3D)

Nassim talks Skin in the Game – Talks at Google NYC

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October 17th, 2018

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Conferences, Twitter

Talking live with @nntaleb at @goBLOCKCON on Oct 11. We'll cover my favorite book of 2018, Skin in the Game, and weave in some crypto.https://t.co/McV0njClTw

— Naval (@naval) September 25, 2018

October 10 to 12 Museum of Flying, Santa Monica, California …Link to more details including registration here.

Nassim Will Speak at BLOCKCON 2018: Los Angeles Blockchain Conference Oct 10-12

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September 27th, 2018

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Conferences, Twitter

From Nassim’s Twitter:

So the TECHNICAL INCERTO is online:

VOL1- The Statistical Consequences of Fat Tails http://nassimtaleb.org/2018/08/technical-incerto-vol-1…

VOL2- Convexity, Risk, and Fragility (in progress) https://www.dropbox.com/s/hslpj8xcqtszmvv/Technical…

Link to Tweet: https://twitter.com/nntaleb/status/1019945258732412928

Technical Incerto, Vol 2: Convexity, Risk, and Fragility

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September 23rd, 2018

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Academic, Writing

HumanCurrent The Complexity Podcast Episode 102 Probability & Adaptation An Interview With Gad Saad & Nassim Nicholas Taleb

August 30, 2018

In this episode, Haley and Angie introduce a special conversation between Gad Saad and Nassim Nicholas Taleb at the Ninth International Conference on Complex Systems (ICCS). Gad Saad is an evolutionary behavioral scientist and Marketing professor at Concordia University and Nassim Nicholas Taleb is a best-selling author, probability researcher and former trader. During their quick and informal conversation, Gad and Nassim share details from their joint presentation at ICCS and share some

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[Podcast] Episode 102 Probability & Adaptation – HumanCurrent

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August 31st, 2018

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Audio, Podcasts

Why Read Literature?

To someone who tries to understand the world, reading literature might seem like wasted time. Why read something that is not true? Why read something that’s a product of someone’s imagination?

Being a social scientist myself, this question bothered me for a long time. However, once I started exploring some good authors, I quickly realized that reading literature might be more beneficial than reading social science books. That is if you aim to understand the social world and human behavior.

Original Link: https://www.nuggetsofthought.com/2018/08/22/taleb-literature-books Written by: Milovan of Nuggets of Thought

Nassim’s Favorite Literature Books and Essays

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August 28th, 2018

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Book Reviews

From Nassim Taleb’s Facebook Page:

My Technical Incerto Vol1: The Statistical Consequences of Fat Tails is almost done. This is the freely available draft for error correction.

https://www.academia.edu/37221402/TECHNICAL…

Link to Paper: https://www.academia.edu/37221402/TECHNICAL… Link to Facebook Discussion: https://www.facebook.com/nntaleb/posts/10156061900203375

Technical Incerto, Vol 1: The Statistical Consequences of Fat Tails

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August 18th, 2018

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Academic, Writing