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The black swan theory or theory of black swan events is ...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The black swan theory or theory of black swan events is a metaphor that describes an event that comes as a surprise, has a major effect, and is often inappropriately rationalized after the fact with the benefit of hindsight. The term is based on an ancient saying which presumed black swans did not exist, but the saying was rewritten after black swans were discovered in the wild.
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Finally An Intelligent Approach To Black Swan Investing

Forbes - 07 Sep 2018
In theory, a Black Swan fund takes advantage of the observation that there are relatively more extreme events than described by a statistically “Normal” distribution. For example, the Black Monday crash of 1987 was a 22-standard deviation event ...
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10 Fascinating Facts About Pi

Mental Floss - 29 Aug 2018
Pi, Darren Aronofsky's debut feature, is a manic flash through conspiratorial surrealism and number theory. It's the kind of thing you watch at night if you want to make yourself anxious before you go to sleep. Pi is also the ...
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Nassim Taleb's Black Swan Theory Explained

Seeking Alpha - 03 May 2018
Protect yourself from the most dangerous market events - the type that wipe out people's life savings and force them to start over from zero. In markets, if you're not prepared for a black swan, you're going to end up losing a lot of money. No matter ...
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Cries of 'wolf' long ignored on Wall Street

The Australian - 16 Sep 2018
In 2008 he was invited to give sworn testimony to the house investigations committee on the GFC, as part of panel that included Nassim Taleb of the black swan theory. After 1997, Rickards spent years with what he describes as “high IQ financial experts ...
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Looking Up: There's no escaping a black hole

Chico Enterprise-Record - 30 Aug 2018
Last week, we talked about how to find the constellation of Cygnus the swan, and the very special object located between the stars Alberio, the eye of the swan, and Deneb, the tail. Cygnus X-1 was the first candidate they located that fit Stephen ...
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'Avengers 4' Most Likely Titles - 21 Sep 2018
That scavenger hunt has led to some pretty wild fan theories, most of which center on what Avengers 4's title will be. With fans now literally seeing title hints in every ...
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Learning from Lehman, we've reinflated the bubble

Livemint - 14 Sep 2018
Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the man who made the term 'black swan' so popular, puts it succinctly, “Six Nobel prizes were handed out to people whose work was nothing but BS. They convinced the financial world that it had nothing to fear.” This theory gives ...
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Public Employee Pensions: The Next Black Swan?

Nasdaq - 13 Jun 2018
Author Nassim Taleb brought the phrase into common parlance in 2001 with his “black swan theory,” which he used to explain rare but disproportionately impactful events that are extremely hard to predict. Some of the most famous events that have been ...
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Realism in the study of International Relations in India

Observer Research Foundation - 05 Sep 2018
Attempts to arrive at a non-Western understanding of International Relations have often been made to counter the “hegemonising” influence of realism in the Indian milieu. This brief examines realist scholarship in India in recent years to understand ...
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Black Swan Events (And Why You Shouldn't Worry About Them)

Seeking Alpha - 19 Oct 2017
Some people talk of a Black Swan Event - that is an extreme outlier - being the trigger. But as I will show, truly unexpected events have a very short term effect on the market. They are nothing to be scared of as an investor (as long as you don't use ...
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The theories of GE14

The Star Online - 16 Mar 2018
During a chat in a hotel lounge in Kuala Lumpur, a political operative reminded me of a “black swan” that can be a game changer in an election. He also warned that there could be black swans in the coming election. The black swan theory was developed ...

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