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Monthly Archives: February 2016

John Gray and @nntaleb compose a tweet

John Gray and @nntaleb compose a tweet pic.twitter.com/KFZZRWJE1h — Bryan Appleyard (@BryanAppleyard) February 17, 2016 HatTip to Dave Lull

Bush/Saudis, BofE Seminar, Wolfram, Penrose, Scientism, Koura, Olive Oil | Twitter

@nntaleb When will Donaldo @realDonaldTrump discuss Classified links betw Bush dynasty & the Saudis (indirectly) behind 9/11? https://twitter.com/maxkeiser/status/699353190882537473   Permalink 2:05 PM – 15 Feb 2016 @nntaleb PDF of slides (temporary) of my BofE Seminar https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/50282823/BoE2016.pptx-show.pdf http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/research/Pages/seminars/180216.aspx   Permalink 1:56 PM – 15 Feb 2016 @nntaleb One should wait 10 y before reviewing a book. […]

One Bank, The Clinton System, Erudition, Minority Rule, SITG | Facebook

My Bank of England Seminar will be webcast. http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/resea…/…/seminars/180216.aspx PDF of slides (temporary) https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5…/BoE2016.pptx-show.pdf One Bank Flagship Seminar by Nassim Nicholas Taleb – Tail Risk Measurement Heuristics | Bank of… Date: Thursday 18 February 2016Time: 4.15-6pmVenue: Moorgate Auditorium, 20… ———- Hillary Monsanto-Malmaison and husband (sort of) Bill Clinton represent the reverse skin of the game, […]

Fat Tony, BS Vendors, Class Warfare, Cronyism, Dakhilak, Peter Frankopan, GMOs | Twitter

@nntaleb Fat Tony, how can I be less unsuccesful? -have no prsonl assstnt/sectry -But then I can’t schedule meetings, answer mail -That’s the point. Permalink 6:51 PM – 14 Feb 2016 @nntaleb No worries: the courage & military prowess of the prediabetic pple of SaudiBarbaria limits to terrorism: just unarmed civilians as in Sept11 Permalink […]

One Bank Flagship Seminar by Nassim Nicholas Taleb – Tail Risk Measurement Heuristics 2/18/16

One Bank Flagship Seminar by Nassim Nicholas Taleb – Tail Risk Measurement Heuristics ​The first part of this talk – The Law of Large Numbers in the Real World – presents fat tails, defines them, and shows how the conventional statistics fail to operate in the real world, particularly with econometric variables, for two main […]