|The Statistician Who Ate Humble Pie|
Nassim Nicholas Taleb | s+b | June 30, 2009
Why are business and economic forecasts so often wrong, and why can’t they be improved? In a new feature from s+b -- Author's Choice -- leading writers select and introduce passages from notable books. In this piece, Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable, introduces an engaging lesson in business forecasting from Dance with Chance: Making Luck Work for You, by Spyros Makridakis, Robin Hogarth, and Anil Gaba.
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