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Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Nassim Nicholas Taleb has devoted his life to immersing himself in problems of luck, randomness, human error, probability, and the philosophy of knowledge. He managed to transform his interests into three successful careers, as a man of letters, businessman-trader-risk manager, and university professor. Although he spends most of his time as a flâneur, meditating in cafés across the planet, he is currently Distinguished Professor at New York University's Polytechnic Institute and Principal of Universa. His books Fooled by Randomness and The Black Swan have been published in 31 languages. He is widely recognized as the foremost thinker on probability and uncertainty... Read More

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Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | January 2014
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7968-8 (0-8129-7968-0)

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more






Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House | Hardcover | November 2012
$30.00/33.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-6782-4 (1-4000-6782-0)

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more






The Bed of Procrustes
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House | Hardcover | November 2010
$18.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-6997-2 (1-4000-6997-1)

The Bed of Procrustes is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and Antifragile.

By the author of... Read more






The Black Swan: Second Edition
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | May 2010
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7381-5 (0-8129-7381-X)

The Black Swan is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes.

A black swan is... Read more






The Black Swan: Second Edition
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House | Hardcover | April 2007
$30.00/35.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-6351-2 (1-4000-6351-5)

The Black Swan is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes.

A black swan is... Read more






Fooled by Randomness
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House | Hardcover | October 2008
$28.00/35.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-6793-0 (1-4000-6793-6)

Fooled by Randomness is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are The Black Swan, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Now in a striking... Read more






Fooled by Randomness
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | August 2005
$17.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7521-5 (0-8129-7521-9)

Fooled by Randomness is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are The Black Swan, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes.

“[Taleb is] Wall... Read more





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