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Fooled by randomness

the hidden role of chance in the markets and in life

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This edition published in by Texere in New York.

Written in English

203 pages

"[Taleb is] Wall Street's principal dissident. . . . [Fooled By Randomness] is to conventional Wall Street wisdom approximately what Martin Luther's ninety-nine theses were to the Catholic Church."--Malcolm Gladwell, The New YorkerFinally in paperback, the word-of-mouth sensation that will change the way you think about the markets and the world.This book is about luck: more precisely how we perceive luck in our personal and professional experiences. Set against the backdrop of the most conspicuous forum in which luck is mistaken for skill--the world of business--Fooled by Randomness is an irreverent, iconoclastic, eye-opening, and endlessly entertaining exploration of one of the least understood forces in all of our lives.From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Fooled by Randomness
2008, Random House Publishing Group
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Fooled by randomness
2007, Random House publishing group
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Fooled by randomness: the hidden role of chance in life and in the markets
2005, Random House Trade Paperbacks
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Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets
April 16, 2004, Texere
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Fooled by randomness

the hidden role of chance in life and in the markets

First published in 2001



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"[Taleb is] Wall Street's principal dissident. . . . [Fooled By Randomness] is to conventional Wall Street wisdom approximately what Martin Luther's ninety-nine theses were to the Catholic Church."--Malcolm Gladwell, The New YorkerFinally in paperback, the word-of-mouth sensation that will change the way you think about the markets and the world.This book is about luck: more precisely how we perceive luck in our personal and professional experiences. Set against the backdrop of the most conspicuous forum in which luck is mistaken for skill--the world of business--Fooled by Randomness is an irreverent, iconoclastic, eye-opening, and endlessly entertaining exploration of one of the least understood forces in all of our lives.From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Dewey 123/.3

Fooled by randomness

the hidden role of chance in the markets and in life

This edition published in by Texere in New York.


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
123/.3
Library of Congress
HG4521 .T285 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
xix, 203 p. :
Number of pages
203

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3597262M
Internet Archive
fooledbyrandomne00tale_0
ISBN 10
1587990717
LC Control Number
2002319034
OCLC/WorldCat
48124435
Library Thing
7533
Goodreads
236383

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