A Faustian Trade

Dangers of Embracing Black Swan Events

Idea in Brief

I. Faust

II. Origins of The Black Swan

III. List of Black Swan Events

IV. The ‘Fear Index’

V. The Blue Whale

a) Influence of the Media

b) Self Fulfilling Prophecies

c) Fear of The Unknown

An Ageing Mind

Parting Thoughts

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Writer @ The Intersection of Finance, Tech & Humanity. Stories of a Global Language: “Money”. Contributor @ Startup Grind, HackerNoon, HBR. Twitter@akothari_mba

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