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  • Antifragile
    Antifragile (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Tough times don't last. Tough people do. In this book, the author shows that highly improbable and unpredictable events underlie almost everything about our world.

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  • Fooled by Randomness
    Fooled by Randomness (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Everyone wants to succeed in life. But what causes some of us to be more successful than others? Is it really down to skill and strategy - or something altogether more unpredictable? This book intends to change the way you think about business and the world.

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  • The Black Swan
    The Black Swan (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    What have the invention of the wheel, Pompeii, the Wall Street Crash, Harry Potter and the internet got in common? Why are all forecasters con-artists? What can Catherine the Great's lovers tell us about probability? Why should you never run for a train or read a newspaper? This title deals with this questions.

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  • Dynamic Hedging
    Dynamic Hedging (English, Hardback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Dynamic Hedging is the definitive source on derivatives risk. It provides a real-world methodology for managing portfolios containing any nonlinear security. It presents risks from the vantage point of the option market maker and arbitrage operator.

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  • Fooled by Randomness
    Fooled by Randomness (English, Hardback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Contends that randomness and probability have a large impact on life, claims that people regularly fail to recognize that role, and tells how to differentiate between randomness in general and the financial markets in particular.

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  • The Black Swan
    The Black Swan (English, CD-Audio) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Maverick thinker Nassim Nicholas Taleb had an illustrious career on Wall Street before turning his focus to his black swan theory. With its revolutionary examination of the impact of highly improbable events, thisNew York Times bestseller took the world by storm. Not all swans are white, and not all events?no matter what the experts think?are predictable. Every so often, one of these unpredictable...

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  • The Black Swan: Second Edition
    The Black Swan: Second Edition (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    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....

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  • Fooled by Randomness
    Fooled by Randomness (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    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....

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  • Incerto
    Incerto (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Nassim Nicholas Taleb's landmark Incerto series is an investigation of luck, uncertainty, probability, opacity, human error, risk, disorder, and decision-making in a world we don't understand, in nonoverlapping and standalone books. All four volumes?Antifragile, The Black Swan, Fooled by Randomness, and the expanded edition of The Bed of Procrustes, updated with more than 50 percent new...

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  • The Volatility Surface
    The Volatility Surface (English, Hardback) Jim Gatheral

    Praise for The Volatility Surface "I'm thrilled by the appearance of Jim Gatheral's new book The Volatility Surface. The literature on stochastic volatility is vast, but difficult to penetrate and use. Gatheral's book, by contrast, is accessible and practical.

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  • The Bed of Procrustes
    The Bed of Procrustes (English, Hardback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    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....

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  • The Bed of Procrustes
    The Bed of Procrustes (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    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....

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  • The Black Swan
    The Black Swan (English, Hardback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Examines the role of the unexpected--the Black Swan--in both life and human history, explaining how the phenomenon and its applications affect every aspect of the world in which we live, why humans are unable to anticipate a Black Swan, and how we rationalize the phenomenon to make it appear less random. 50,000 first printing.

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  • Antifragile
    Antifragile (English, Hardback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    "The acclaimed author of the influential bestseller The Black Swan, Nicholas Nassim Taleb takes a next big step with a deceptively simple concept: the "antifragile." Like the Greek hydra that grows two heads for each one it loses, people, systems, and institutions that are antifragile not only withstand shocks, they benefit from them. In a modern world dominated by chaos and uncertainty,...

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  • Lecturing Birds on Flying
    Lecturing Birds on Flying (English, Hardback) Pablo Triana

    An intriguing look at how financial models have repeatedly failed our markets, including now Leading and contrarian thinkers have been talking for years about the conflicts between theoretical and real finance. Nassim Taleb first addressed the issue in his technical treatise on options, Dynamic Hedging.

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  • Antifragile
    Antifragile (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    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....

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  • Fooled by Randomness
    Fooled by Randomness (English, CD-Audio) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    The author of The Black Swan argues that randomness and probability have a profound influence on human life, as well as the consistent inability of humans to recognize that role, and explains how to differentiate between randomness in general and the financial markets in particular. Read by Sean Pratt. Simultaneous.

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  • Le Hasard Sauvage
    Le Hasard Sauvage (Multiple languages, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb Currently Unavailable More details
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  • Le Cygne Noir
    Le Cygne Noir (Multiple languages, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb Currently Unavailable More details