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Antifragility Panel/Webinar: Practice Beyond the Rhetoric!

Look for audio links to webinar recordings in post. In his book “Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder”, Nassim Nicholas Taleb‘s (@nntaleb) introduced the concept of antifragility. Appreciating this concept involves initially recognizing it and then translating it into practice! First, Taleb distinguishes between the fragile, robust, and antifragile: “the fragile wants tranquility, the antifragile […]

Nassim Nicholas Taleb: How to Live in a World we Don’t Understand (2013)

I think I missed posting this previously. And if you’re an audio person, here’s a somewhat optimized mp3. http://blackswanreport.com/media/Nassim-Nicholas-Taleb-How-to-Live-in-a-World-we-Dont-Understand.mp3  

Nassim Nicholas Taleb interviewed by Bruce Oreck at the Tomorrow conference in June 2015

Audio only: http://blackswanreport.com/media/Nassim-Nicholas-Taleb-interview-Tomorrow-2015.mp3 Nassim Nicholas Taleb interviewed by Bruce Oreck at the Tomorrow conference in June 2015. www.tomorrow.fi

Nassim Nicholas Taleb on the Precautionary Principle and Genetically Modified Organisms | EconTalk

Hosted by Russ Roberts Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of Antifragile, Black Swan, and Fooled by Randomness, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about a recent co-authored paper on the risks of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and the use of the Precautionary Principle. Taleb contrasts harm with ruin and explains how the differences imply different rules […]

Nassim Taleb: Why You Should Embrace Uncertainty | The James Altucher Show

The James Altucher ShowAltucher Show DescriptionEp. 45 Nassim Taleb: Why You Should Embrace Uncertainty (MP3 audio, 40.3 MB) September 23, 2014 11:53 AM Nassim Taleb, author of Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder, joins The James Altucher Show to talk about technology and how different systems handle disorder.Just as humans evolve, technology is constantly being […]