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Nassim Taleb Explains the Concept of 'Fat Tails'

August 14, 2013 | About:

In the video below Nassim Taleb explains the concept of "fat tails."

According to Taleb, tails make us understand the world much less than we think; they make much of the quantitative results in social "science" anecdotal (or worse, negative information).

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