and for an illuminating reason - the algorithm is only run with one set of information

That's not essential, though (see the dual-simulation variant in Good and Real).

Well, yeah, so long as all the decisions have defined responses.

Discussion for Eliezer Yudkowsky's paper: Timeless Decision Theory

by Alexei 1 min read6th Jan 201165 comments


I have not seen any place to discuss Eliezer Yudkowsky's new paper, titled Timeless Decision Theory, so I decided to create a discussion post. (Have I missed an already existing post or discussion?)