Nassim Nicholas Taleb

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The Black Swan
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The Black Swan
  • By: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Narrator: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Length: 6 hours 57 minutes
  • Publisher: Recorded Books, Inc.
  • Publish date: September 10, 2007
  • Language: English
  • (89790 ratings)
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Maverick thinker Nassim Nicholas Taleb had an illustrious career on Wall Street before turning his focus to his black swan theory. Not all swans are white, and not all events-no matter what the experts think-are predictable. Taleb shows that black... Read more

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