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David Cameron in Conversation with Nassim Taleb

Two lessons from mother nature: it doesn't like debt and there is no such thing as too big to fail. This goes against “efficiency” but helps evolution. How can you have evolution when you have those who did the right thing finance those who did the wrong thing?