[ExI] A Working Quantum Computer by 2017?

Anders anders at aleph.se
Tue Sep 6 22:31:05 UTC 2016

On 2016-09-07 00:18, William Flynn Wallace wrote:
> So I won't worry - the modelers are on the job.  Biggest worry - 
> economic models based on faulty theories of human behavior.
> Now the question is:  are there any other kind?

Remember Box's dictum: "all models are wrong, but some are useful". If 
you demand perfect theories of human behavior you cannot get any 
information from any social science at all.

Babies and bathwater.

Dr Anders Sandberg
Future of Humanity Institute
Oxford Martin School
Oxford University

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