Nassim discusses “how ‘evidence’ about the risk of terrorism as shown in the NYT and by BS vending journos makes no sense statistically” and “explains the difference between classes using principles of Extreme Value Theory EVT without any math.”
Nassim at the Jaipur Literature Festival, in conversation with Emma Sky, Ha-Joon Chang, Sadaf Saaz and Patrick French.
Nassim recently spoke at the Jaipur Literature Festival.
Nassim outlines the key issues for risk management at the 2016 RiskMinds International Conference in Amsterdam.
Nassim and Gerd Gigerenzer on the dichotomy of behavioural economics.
Nassim made this presentation at the RiskMinds International Conference on December 7, 2016.
Nassim discussed definitions of success and his own life journey in this commencement speech at the American University in Beirut. The full text of the speech, published on Nassim’s home page, is available below.
Discussing the concept of antifragility, Nassim remotely addresses the Theory of Constraints International Conference held in Capetown South Africa from September 6th to 9th, 2015. The theme of the conference was how to use the Theory of Constraints to transform organizations and people from fragile (harmed by volatility) to robust (not harmed by volatility) to antifragile (benefiting from volatility).