[Podcast] Episode 102 Probability & Adaptation – HumanCurrent

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 friendly remarks about each other’s research.

Link: http://www.human-current.com/episode-102-probability…

[Podcast] A Celebration of What Works (E26) – Likeville Podcast

Nassim Nicholas Taleb talks with us about why scale matters, why localism is better than globalism, why journalists get on his nerves, how intellectual-yet-idiots get us into trouble, why stated beliefs habitually fail to reveal underlying preferences, and much else.

Link iTunes – https:// itunes. apple. com/ ca/ podcast/ likeville/ id1351295016?mt=2

For non-Apple users – https://overcast . fm/ +MApFBBGos


New EconTalk Episode with Russ Roberts: Nassim Nicholas Taleb on Work, Slavery, the Minority Rule, and Skin in the Game

Nassim Nicholas Taleb talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the manuscript version of his forthcoming book, Skin in the Game. Topics discussed include the role of skin in the game in labor markets, the power of minorities, the Lindy effect, Taleb’s blind spots and regrets, and the politics of globalization.

Link to episode: http:// www. econ talk. org/ archives/ 2017/ 08/nassim_ nicholas_1. html

Direct Download Link: http:// files. liberty fund. org/ econtalk/ y2017/ Talebgame.mp3