# Mild Optimization

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Mild optimization is an approach for mitigating Goodhart's law in AI alignment. Instead of maximizing a fixed objective, the hope is that the agent pursues the goal in a "milder" fashion.

Further reading: Arbital page on Mild Optimization

Mild optimization is an approach for mitigating Goodhart's law in AI alignment. Instead of maximizing a fixed objective, the hope is that the agent pursues the goal in a "milder" fashion.