Monday, January 28, 2013

Nassim Taleb has educated all 10,000 quants in the world

According to John Fawcett of startup Quantopian, there are roughly 10,000 quants worldwide. (See the Forbes article covering his company, which looks a little like QuantDom meets Kaggle.Com).  The good news is that Nassim Taleb has educated almost all of them:

(The precise count was  9,629 last I checked)