Nassim Taleb


  • Nassim Taleb: The Ghost of Davos Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 5:38 PM ET
    Davos, Switzerland

    Chatting about fragility on Power Lunch.

  • Nassim Taleb: Stay Out of Finance! Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 5:49 PM ET
    Nassim Taleb, New York University professor and author of 'The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable.'

    In a short new paper, Taleb argues that new entrants into finance simply won’t be able to out-compete existing investment managers who—mostly due to luck—have accumulated records of market-beating performance and vast sums of capital.