Nassim Taleb on What Should Really Worry Us About the 'Flash Crash'

by: Prieur du Plessis

Nassim Taleb, professor at New York University and author of “The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable”, talks with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker about the May 6 stock market selloff and his investment strategy. Taleb also discusses the drivers for the financial crisis, the U.S. economy and the performance of Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

Source: Bloomberg (via YouTube), May 13, 2010. (Hat tip: The Big Picture)