About the product Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of the bestselling Black Swan and one of the brightest thinkers of our time, reveals the secret of prosperity in a world full of uncertainty. In Black Swan, Taleb showed that incredible and unpredictable events await us everywhere. In the new book you hold in your hands, he reveals the positive sides of uncertainty, turns it into something desirable and necessary, and invites us to find antifragility. Erudite, sage, fearless fighter against prejudice, Nassim Nicholas Taleb offers a truly revolutionary solution: to survive in such a world the power of antifragile — and only him alone. «Antifragility» is a unique book: it tells about the key property of people, systems, about a property that has not yet had a name. In a world where uncertainty reigns, one cannot wish for more than to be antifragile, that is, to be able, when faced with the chaos of life, not only to remain unharmed, but also to become better than before, to evolve, to develop. Taleb formulates simple rules that allow us to overcome fragility and act so that unpredictable uncertainty, this formidable and sudden Black Swan, does not harm us — and moreover, this rare and powerful bird helps us to improve. «Antifragility» is wise. an oracle that helps each of us navigate our own future. Topics such as vital decision making, trial and error, risk assessment, innovation, politics, education, war, personal finance, economies and medicine are masterfully intertwined here, and Taleb turned my worldview. I looked at the world with different eyes … Daniel Kahneman, Nobel laureate.