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Davidmanheim comments on The Importance of Goodhart's Law - Less Wrong

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Comment author: Davidmanheim 03 March 2017 03:54:13PM 0 points [-]

I partly disagree. Simple metrics are used in place of complex goals, for good reason; https://www.ribbonfarm.com/2016/06/09/goodharts-law-and-why-measurement-is-hard/

Then the fact that the goal is too simply defined allows flexibility to be abused; https://www.ribbonfarm.com/2016/09/29/soft-bias-of-underspecified-goals/