Video: Nassim Taleb On Charlie Rose
If your interested in finance, philosophy, and psychology I highly recommend you read Nassim Taleb’s Fooled By Randomness & The Black Swan. However, before you read those books watch this video of Nassim on Charlie Rose.
Video Presenter Background (Via Wikipedia):
Nassim Taleb- is a literary essayist, epistemologist, polymath, scholar of randomness and knowledge, researcher, and former practitioner of mathematical finance. As a pioneer of complex financial derivatives, he held a “day job” in a lengthy senior trading and financial mathematics career in a number of New York City’s Wall Street firms, before starting a second career as a scholar in the epistemology of chance events to focus on his project of mapping how to live and act in a world we do not understand, and how to come to grips with randomness and the unknown —which includes his black swan theory of unexpected rare events