[sl4] Comparative Advantage Doesn't Ensure Survival

From: Tim Freeman (tim@fungible.com)
Date: Sun Nov 23 2008 - 19:36:19 MST

I came across a section in "Beyond AI" by J. Storrs Hall saying that
the economic law of comparative advantage implies that we can't be
out-competed by AI's. I have also seen other people making the same
claim. The argument seems invalid to me, and I wrote a rebuttal at:


I'd like to be wrong here. If anyone sees a counter to the rebuttal,
please let me know.

Tim Freeman               http://www.fungible.com           tim@fungible.com

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