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A variant of [[Updateless decision theory]] that uses first order logic instead of mathematical intuition module (MIM), emphasizing the way an agent can [http://lesswrong.com/lw/2os/controlling_constant_programs/ control which mathematical structure a fixed definition defines], an aspect of UDT separate from its own emphasis on not making the mistake of updating away things one can still acausally control.
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A variant of [[pdateless decision theory]] that uses first order logic instead of mathematical intuition module (MIM), emphasizing the way an agent can [http://lesswrong.com/lw/2os/controlling_constant_programs/ control which mathematical structure a fixed definition defines], an aspect of UDT separate from its own emphasis on not making the mistake of updating away things one can still acausally control.
  
 
==Blog posts==
 
==Blog posts==
  
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2ip/ai_cooperation_in_practice/ AI cooperation in practice] by [[cousin_it]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2ip/ai_cooperation_in_practice/ AI cooperation in practice] by [http://lesswrong.com/user/cousin_it/ cousin_it]
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2l2/what_a_reduction_of_could_could_look_like/ What a reduction of "could" could look like] by [[cousin_it]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2l2/what_a_reduction_of_could_could_look_like/ What a reduction of "could" could look like] by cousin_it
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2os/controlling_constant_programs/ Controlling Constant Programs] by [[Vladimir Nesov]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2os/controlling_constant_programs/ Controlling Constant Programs] by [[Vladimir Nesov]]
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2tq/notion_of_preference_in_ambient_control/ Notion of Preference in Ambient Control] by [[Vladimir Nesov]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/2tq/notion_of_preference_in_ambient_control/ Notion of Preference in Ambient Control] by Vladimir Nesov
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/8wc/a_model_of_udt_with_a_halting_oracle/ A model of UDT with a halting oracle] by [[cousin_it]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/8wc/a_model_of_udt_with_a_halting_oracle/ A model of UDT with a halting oracle] by cousin_it
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
  
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*[[Decision theory]]
 
*[[Newcomb's problem]], [[Prisoner's dilemma]]
 
*[[Newcomb's problem]], [[Prisoner's dilemma]]
 
*[[Timeless decision theory]]
 
*[[Timeless decision theory]]
 
*[[Updateless decision theory]]
 
*[[Updateless decision theory]]
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[[Category:decision theory]]

Revision as of 15:54, 29 February 2012

A variant of pdateless decision theory that uses first order logic instead of mathematical intuition module (MIM), emphasizing the way an agent can control which mathematical structure a fixed definition defines, an aspect of UDT separate from its own emphasis on not making the mistake of updating away things one can still acausally control.

Blog posts

See also