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Group Rationality

The ques­tions on, and tech­niques for, how to be­have ra­tio­nally as a group.

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Open Prob­lems in Group Ra­tion­al­ity is one of the main ar­ti­cles about the sub­ject.

A Fun­da­men­tal Ques­tion of Group Rationality

steven0461
13 Oct 2010 20:32 UTC
10 points
12 comments1 min readLW link

The Ham­ming Prob­lem of Group Rationality

PDV
26 Feb 2018 18:59 UTC
9 points
37 comments1 min readLW link

Heads I Win, Tails?—Never Heard of Her; Or, Selec­tive Re­port­ing and the Tragedy of the Green Rationalists

Zack_M_Davis
24 Sep 2019 4:12 UTC
222 points
31 comments8 min readLW link

Bayesi­ans vs. Barbarians

Eliezer Yudkowsky
14 Apr 2009 23:45 UTC
64 points
283 comments8 min readLW link

Your Price for Joining

Eliezer Yudkowsky
26 Mar 2009 7:16 UTC
61 points
58 comments4 min readLW link

The Heck­ler’s Veto Is Also Sub­ject to the Unilat­er­al­ist’s Curse

Zack_M_Davis
9 Mar 2020 8:11 UTC
52 points
6 comments2 min readLW link

The Right to be Wrong

sarahconstantin
28 Nov 2017 23:43 UTC
77 points
10 comments6 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ity and Levels of Intervention

Geoff_Anders
25 Sep 2019 16:59 UTC
73 points
29 comments8 min readLW link

Nega­tive and Pos­i­tive Selection

alyssavance
6 Jul 2012 1:34 UTC
78 points
262 comments3 min readLW link

Shal­low Re­view of Con­sis­tency in State­ment Evaluation

Elizabeth
9 Sep 2019 23:21 UTC
68 points
6 comments9 min readLW link

Ten­sions in Truth­seek­ing

Raemon
2 Oct 2017 0:54 UTC
60 points
42 comments7 min readLW link

Non­mag­i­cal Powers

sixes_and_sevens
26 Apr 2011 10:53 UTC
38 points
63 comments1 min readLW link

[Question] When does adding more peo­ple re­li­ably make a sys­tem bet­ter?

jacobjacob
19 Jul 2019 4:21 UTC
35 points
21 comments1 min readLW link

Trust the (lo­cal) expert

rk
9 Apr 2018 10:22 UTC
31 points
12 comments7 min readLW link

Group ra­tio­nal­ity di­ary, 5/​14/​12

cata
15 May 2012 3:01 UTC
20 points
47 comments1 min readLW link

Group Ra­tion­al­ity Diary, Fe­bru­ary 1-14

therufs
1 Feb 2015 3:04 UTC
8 points
10 comments1 min readLW link

Group Ra­tion­al­ity Diary, Fe­bru­ary 15-28

therufs
16 Feb 2015 4:40 UTC
7 points
5 comments1 min readLW link

Group ra­tio­nal­ity di­ary, May 5th − 23rd

philh
4 May 2015 23:59 UTC
7 points
29 comments1 min readLW link

Group Ra­tion­al­ity Diary, Novem­ber 1-15

therufs
3 Nov 2014 3:58 UTC
6 points
18 comments1 min readLW link

Group Ra­tion­al­ity Diary, Au­gust 1-15

therufs
1 Aug 2014 20:44 UTC
6 points
16 comments1 min readLW link

A Suite of Prag­matic Con­sid­er­a­tions in Fa­vor of Niceness

Alicorn
5 Jan 2010 21:32 UTC
90 points
198 comments3 min readLW link

Epistemic Tenure

Scott Garrabrant
18 Feb 2019 22:56 UTC
68 points
27 comments3 min readLW link

3 Cul­tural In­fras­truc­ture Ideas from MAPLE

Unreal
26 Nov 2019 18:56 UTC
56 points
14 comments9 min readLW link

Re­place your­self first if you’re mov­ing to the Bay

Raemon
22 Jul 2018 20:57 UTC
61 points
12 comments4 min readLW link

Re­duc­ing col­lec­tive ra­tio­nal­ity to in­di­vi­d­ual op­ti­miza­tion in com­mon-pay­off games us­ing MCMC

jessicata
20 Aug 2018 0:51 UTC
58 points
12 comments7 min readLW link

Hel­pless Individuals

Eliezer Yudkowsky
30 Mar 2009 11:10 UTC
53 points
243 comments3 min readLW link

Melt­ing Gold, and Or­ga­ni­za­tional Capacity

Raemon
11 Dec 2017 19:16 UTC
125 points
22 comments5 min readLW link

[Re­view] On the Chatham House Rule (Ben Pace, Dec 2019)

Ben Pace
10 Dec 2019 0:24 UTC
43 points
10 comments3 min readLW link

The Black Team—A Parable of Group Effectiveness

JGWeissman
22 Apr 2011 2:37 UTC
47 points
21 comments1 min readLW link

Whose rea­son­ing can you rely on when your own is faulty?

weft
18 Feb 2018 22:41 UTC
42 points
1 comment2 min readLW link

The Archipelago Model of Com­mu­nity Standards

Raemon
21 Nov 2017 3:21 UTC
64 points
26 comments6 min readLW link

How I see knowl­edge aggregation

zulupineapple
3 Feb 2018 10:31 UTC
64 points
17 comments2 min readLW link

We Agree: Speeches All Around!

JohnBuridan
14 Jun 2018 17:53 UTC
41 points
19 comments2 min readLW link

The Im­por­tance of Those Who Aren’t Here

Davis_Kingsley
31 Jul 2019 23:33 UTC
41 points
6 comments2 min readLW link

Church vs. Taskforce

Eliezer Yudkowsky
28 Mar 2009 9:23 UTC
45 points
87 comments5 min readLW link

Hufflepuff Lead­er­ship and Fight­ing Entropy

Raemon
7 Jun 2018 0:28 UTC
48 points
2 comments4 min readLW link

Select­ing Ra­tion­al­ist Groups

Eliezer Yudkowsky
2 Apr 2009 16:21 UTC
35 points
34 comments3 min readLW link

Every­thing I ever needed to know, I learned from World of War­craft: In­cen­tives and rewards

Said Achmiz
7 May 2018 6:44 UTC
33 points
6 comments9 min readLW link
(blog.obormot.net)

Death in Groups II

ryan_b
13 Apr 2018 18:12 UTC
32 points
4 comments6 min readLW link

Manda­tory Se­cret Identities

Eliezer Yudkowsky
8 Apr 2009 18:10 UTC
37 points
186 comments3 min readLW link

When pro­grams have to work—les­sons from NASA

NancyLebovitz
31 Jul 2011 15:22 UTC
27 points
50 comments3 min readLW link

Against Com­pro­mise, or, De­cid­ing as a Team with­out Suc­comb­ing to Entropy

Alexandros
8 Jan 2017 13:22 UTC
6 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
(alexandros.resin.io)

Crowd­sourc­ing the availa­bil­ity heuristic

kalla724
25 Apr 2012 6:20 UTC
32 points
40 comments7 min readLW link

Ra­tional Groups Kick Ass

talisman
25 Apr 2009 2:37 UTC
27 points
24 comments2 min readLW link

In­di­vi­d­ual vs. Group Epistemic Rationality

Wei_Dai
2 Mar 2010 21:46 UTC
27 points
54 comments2 min readLW link

[Link] High-perfor­mance gov­ern­ment (Do­minic Cum­mings)

ioannes_shade
13 Dec 2019 23:53 UTC
25 points
4 comments1 min readLW link

Be­com­ing stronger together

b4yes_duplicate0.9924090729683128
11 Jul 2017 13:00 UTC
27 points
39 comments9 min readLW link

Look Un­der the Light Post

G Gordon Worley III
16 Jul 2018 22:19 UTC
25 points
8 comments4 min readLW link