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Antifragile : things that gain from disorder

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb; Joe Ochman; Books on Tape, Inc.
Publisher: [Westminster, Md.] : Books on Tape, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Examples of Antifragility: When you stress your body by lifting a big weight, your body gets stronger. New York has the best restaurants in the world because particular restaurants are always going bust, making the aggregate stronger and stronger, or antifragile. Evolution is antifragile. Certain business and investment strategies are antifragile. Older things tend to be more antifragile than newer ones - because  Read more...
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Taleb, Nassim.
Antifragile.
New York : Random House, 2012
(DLC) 2012028697
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Nassim Nicholas Taleb; Joe Ochman; Books on Tape, Inc.
ISBN: 9780449011324 0449011321
OCLC Number: 821064859
Performer(s): Read by Joe Ochman.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (16 hr., 14 min.))
Responsibility: Nassim Nicholas Taleb.

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Examples of Antifragility: When you stress your body by lifting a big weight, your body gets stronger. New York has the best restaurants in the world because particular restaurants are always going bust, making the aggregate stronger and stronger, or antifragile. Evolution is antifragile. Certain business and investment strategies are antifragile. Older things tend to be more antifragile than newer ones - because they've been exposed to more Black Swans.

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