The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Key Takeaways, Analysis & Review

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  • 0 hrs and 33 mins
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The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Key Takeaways, Analysis, and Review
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The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb is a philosophical treatment of Taleb's research on highly improbable, high-impact events. These events, which Taleb calls "Black Swans", are so improbable that they are unpredictable. However, pundits and scholars are often inclined to fit such extreme events into a causal narrative after the fact, in order to make history appear more organized....
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Bit Dry

Not actually necessary really ~ you'd be just as well to read over some online reviews & the chapter titles as it doesn't really add a lot. That said, if you've no intention of getting Black Swan, then this might be enough to give you an overview. But the reading sounded a little suspicious, like it might be autonomated?
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 13-01-2016
  • Publisher: Instaread