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Naive empiricism, terrorism & Ebola

Published on Feb 14, 2017 How “evidence” about the risk of terrorism as shown in the NYT and by BS vending journos makes no sense statistically. Explains the difference between classes using principles of Extreme Value Theory EVT without any math.

The Bed of Procrustes by Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Animated By illacertus

Tail Risk Measurement Heuristics

Tail Risk Measurement Heuristics by Nassim Nicholas Taleb One Bank Flagship Seminar Published on Jan 17, 2017

(Gerd Gigerenzer &) Nassim Nicholas Taleb: The dichotomy of behavioural economics | RiskMinds

Published on Dec 7, 2016 A live recording of the viewpoints on behavioural economics by Gerd Gigerenzer and Nassim Nicholas Taleb at RiskMinds International, 2016. Find out more at

Nassim Nicholas Taleb: What are the key issues for risk management? | RiskMinds

Published on Dec 7, 2016 At RiskMinds International 2016 in Amsterdam, we speak to Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Former Trader, Essayist and Risk Engineer,NYU-Tandon School, talks about the status of risk management. Find out more at