Unfriendly AI

Eliminating an Unfriendly AI

Doesn’t make sense.

Why be antagonistic towards something you know is going to be more powerful than you?

That appears to be a losing strategy. The entity is just as likely to figure out a way to take you out that you haven’t thought of yet, if you appear as a risk.

It seems clear to me that the only strategy set that gives stable long term outcomes is to have strategies that are cooperative, yet punish cheating, but neither too harshly nor too leniently (either extreme causes systemic failure – Elinor Ostrom’s work is particularly instructive in this sense).

About Ted Howard NZ

Seems like I might be a cancer survivor. Thinking about the systemic incentives within the world we find ourselves in, and how we might adjust them to provide an environment that supports everyone (no exceptions) - see www.tedhowardnz.com/money
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