‘Black Swan’ author: Global coronavirus response a case study of government incompetence and denial

‘Black Swan’ author: Global coronavirus response a case study of government incompetence and denial

The global governmental response to the coronavirus pandemic has been rife with shortcomings that have prolonged the acute phase of the health crisis, “Black Swan” author Nassim Taleb told CNBC on Monday. “I think this is a case study of government worldwide incompetence in dealing with a problem and denial,” said Taleb, whose best-selling 2007 book warned of highly improbable events and their potential for severe consequences.

By Miki