Le Cygne noir: La puissance de l’imprévisible | Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Christine Rimoldy | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit. Ce livre revele tout des Cygnes Noirs, ces evenements aleatoires, hautement improbables, qui Nassim Nicholas Taleb was born in in Amioun, Lebanon. Le Cygne noir has ratings and reviews. Mark said: First, a disclaimer . Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Goodreads Author),. Christine Rimoldy (Translator).

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Taleb works or worked as a quantitative analyst for commodity and currency trading firms in New York City. I recycled the book. Quel est le point commun entre l’invention de la roue, Pompei, le krach boursier deHarry Potter et Internet? Those who have followed the assertive idiot rather than the introspective wise person have passed us some of their genes. Interesting concept, although not an original one. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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As it turned out this is one of the most tedious books I’ve ever had the misfortune to read. To see this logical fallacy in action, simply reply “Speak for yourself, asshole! L’acredine che l’autore nutre nei confronti di alcuni economisti ha prodotto il risultato di un libro confuso ed illogico. NNT spends a chapter lauding Poincare for being a ‘thinking mathematician’ because he didn’t rely on rigor, but rather intuition.

Taleb believes that prizes, honorary degrees, awards, and ceremonialism debase knowledge by turning it into a spectator sport. He loves to use sarcastic quotes to criticize things like “prestigious” institutions despite mentioning multiple times that he himself attended the prestigious Wharton School.

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My library Help Advanced Book Search. I work at a factory where I assist engineers in better understanding how processes work and making things better. And Taleb ridiculed him of fitting this narrative While there are some glimmers of insight in this book, they are covered by a thick layer of confused logic. Quel est le point commun entre l’invention de la roue, Pompei, le krach boursier deHarry Potter et Internet?

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This book has made me intellectually miserable. I finished it out of a perverse desire to finish things, nothing more.

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Very much the mathematician’s business! Que peuvent nous apprendre les amants de Catherine de Russie sur les probabilites?

Each essay would have the same subject I. Which is an area of mathematics.

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One would say, why the hell did i went through the entire journey when I what I wanted to onir could be verbally explained in one line I do not consider Taleb to be a good communicator. NNT will be writing nasxim bell curves in one paragraph, followed by a paragraph on dialectical materialism and then one on Vespa scooter riding.

This guy has a lot of ‘epistemic arrogance’ and surprisingly he himself coined this word. Ignoring disconfirming evidence like the exceptions to the professed rule.

After making several digs at Europeans, and in particular, the French, Taleb debates whether being a certain nationality shapes one’s personality.