Nasssim Taleb saw the financial system was way too complex for any one to understand. He built has career in learning how to deal with uncertainity.
His work is quite popular within the bitcoin community. Joey and I thought it would be worthwhile to look at some of his ideas through lens of Bitcoin:
- the Turkey Problem
- Risk taking and iterative action
- Mediocristan vs extremistan
- Fat Tails and asymmetries
- Dr. John and Fat Tony
- Lindy effect