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Nassim Taleb – The Russia Forum 2011

You can see the entire talk here. Here’s the audio NNT’s portion of the panel. Click arrow to listen. NNT at The Russia Forum 2011.

After Words with Nassim Taleb – C-SPAN Video Library 2007

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Two C-Span videos from 2007 just popped up. I haven’t seen either of them! I don’t seem to be able to embed the video. I’ll also look for audio downloads and post the links if I find them.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb talked about his book …

And Now A Word From Our… Huh?

This bubbled up today. Does it signify NNT’s adaptation by the mainstream? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CG7LMSG1Gq8]

New Yorker Video: Nassim Taleb on Risk and Robustness

For the inaugural video in the New Yorker Currents series, Nassim Nicholas Taleb talks with James Surowiecki about the causes of the 2008 financial crisis and the future of the economy. Read more: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2010/06/video-currents-nassim-nicholas-taleb-james-surowiecki.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter#ixzz0q9XOjFYM .

RadioOpenSource.org Nassim Nicholas Taleb: The “Fragility” Crisis is Just Begun

  Click arrow to listen Christopher Lydon / Nassim Taleb telephone interview. Link to source and synopsis. 3. On bailouts: My analogy is to the gambler who is now gambling with the trust fund of his unborn great-great-granchildren… Prudence should be the first thing on the agenda of governments, not speculation. Stimulus packages are speculation… […]