Fooled by Randomness

Fooled by Randomness : The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets

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Just as coincidence can be confused with causality, so the lucky idiot can be confused with the skilled investor. The realities of randomness and probability almost guarantee that, out of a large pool of random investors, a Warren Buffett will emerge just by luck. Taleb (the founder of Empirica L.L.
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  • Paperback | 277 pages
  • 149.9 x 228.6 x 33mm | 567g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • South-Western
  • Mason, OH, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 158799190X
  • 9781587991905

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