What You're Doing Wrong When You Think About the Future
Andrew Zolli, Curator and Executive Director of PopTech as well as the author of Resilience, recently gave an interesting presentation on why humans are notoriously incapable at predicting future events, the cognitive biases that prevent us from doing so, and the importance of creating resilient systems.
The presentation is worth watching purely for the great examples he gives of just how hard it is to anticipate how people and complex systems will behave.
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|04/17/2014||Dr. Ben Hunt: How Sentiment and Narratives Shape the Crowd||bcast|
|03/31/2014||Is the Entire Market Rigged?||story|
|03/27/2014||Duration Risk: Why "Tapering" Is a Mirage and the Fed May Be Loosening Instead||story|
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|08/23/2013||Big Data and the Doomsday Machine||story|
|08/15/2013||How to Hack the Stock Market||story|
|07/12/2013||Go “Double Long” Your Neighbor's House||story|
|06/28/2013||The Data-Dependent Fed: One Final Step towards Real-Time Market Management||story|
|06/21/2013||Surveillance vs. Infrastructure: When a Country Falls Apart||story|