May 19, 2021 - Politics & Policy

Scoop: Nate Silver's next book examines risk

Mike Allen
Election analyst Nate Silver attending a film festival in New York City in 2016.
Election analyst Nate Silver attending a film festival in New York City in 2016.

I'm told Nate Silver, the popular political seer, is writing a second book, "On the Edge: How Successful Gamblers Think and What It Tells Us About Navigating Risk," expected from Penguin Press in late 2022:

"At a time when everyday Americans increasingly grapple with complex decisions about risk, Silver will investigate gamblers not only in fields like poker and sports — but also those who run the financial, cryptocurrency, and real estate markets, change the way art is valued and bought, continually redefine American capitalism in the name of risk, and more."
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