The Bed Of Procrustes

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679643680
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The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and Antifragile. By the author of the modern classic The Black Swan, this collection of aphorisms and meditations expresses his major ideas in ways you least expect.

The Bed Of Procrustes

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141969245
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Every aphorism here is about a Procrustean bed of sorts - we humans, facing the limits of our knowledge, the unseen and the unknown, resolve the tension by squeezing life and the world into crisp commoditized ideas, reductive categories, ...

The Bed Of Procrustes

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241954096
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Every aphorism here is about a Procrustean bed of sorts – we humans, facing the limits of our knowledge, the unseen and the unknown, resolve the tension by squeezing life and the world into crisp commoditized ideas, reductive categories, ...

Incerto

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 0399590455
Size: 66.96 MB
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THE BED OF PROCRUSTES "Taleb's crystalline nuggets of thought stand alone like esoteric poems."--Financial Times This collection of aphorisms and meditations expresses Taleb's major ideas in ways you least expect.

Dynamic Hedging

Author: Nassim Taleb
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471152804
Size: 80.29 MB
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The definitive book on options trading and risk management "If pricing is a science and hedging is an art, Taleb is a virtuoso." —Bruno Dupire, Head of Swaps and Options Research, Paribas Capital Markets "This is not merely the best book ...

Skin In The Game

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241247489
Size: 80.20 MB
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Is the pope atheist? More than the foundation of risk management, skin in the game is an astonishingly complex worldview that, as Nassim Nicholas Taleb shows in this provocative book, applies to all aspects of our lives and drives history.

Fooled By Randomness

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588367679
Size: 72.45 MB
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The other books in the series are The Black Swan, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes. “[Taleb is] Wall Street’s principal dissident. . . . [Fooled By Randomness] is to conventional Wall Street wisdom approximately what Martin ...

Antifragile

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780812985924
Size: 39.17 MB
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"Examples of Antifragility: When you stress your body by lifting a big weight, your body gets stronger.

Skin In The Game

Author: John Hammergren
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470330296
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" - Mark Hurd, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Hewlett-Packard Company "I have believed for a long time that American health care is not in crisis-rather it is a call to action for leadership. this is a book with just that message ...

The New Evolution Diet

Author: Arthur De Vany
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781609616359
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Disease-free and strikingly fit, 72-year-old Arthur De Vany--grandfather of the "Paleo lifestyle movement--is living proof that it pays to live like a caveman. In The New Evolution Diet, De Vany offers you a roadmap back to better health.