# Anti-Fragility, Ergodicity: 2 Concepts You Must Understand

### How to understand ergodicity and become anti-fragile: Concepts by Taleb

Nassim Nicholas Taleb spent 21 years as a risk taker (quantitative trader) before becoming a researcher in philosophical, mathematical and (mostly) practical problems with probability. He predicted the 2008 financial crisis and alluded to the 2020 Corona virus outbreak way back in 2007 in his book The Black Swan. Take a look at the highlighted section …