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Black Swan Author Nassim Taleb Thinks Executives Need More Skin in the Game

August 27, 2013 | About:

Nassim Taleb thinks that the chaos in Syria is caused over time by extreme political stability for a long time.

With this line of thinking, Saudi Arabia is a serious candidate for problems as well. What would the price of oil be if there was a civil war in Saudi Arabia?

Taleb thinks that every captain should go down with every ship. The CEOs who run companies need to have "skin in the game."

Watch the video below for more from this smart fellow:

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