I’ve been on a Taleb streak this year (here, here and here). Nassim Nicholas Taleb, that is, the options trader-turned-mathematician-turned public intellectual (and I even managed to get myself on his infamous blocklist after arguing back at him). Many years ago, I read Fooled by Randomness but for some reason it didn’t resonate with me … Continue reading Confessions of a Fragilista: Talebian Redundancies and Insurance
As readers, the eternal curse of modernity is our laughable inability to keep up with the couple of millions of books that are published every year. I thought I was gonna make that worse for you!