Rational Feed


Technological Unemployment: Much More Than You Wanted To Know by Scott Alexander – “Part I will investigate whether unemployment is getting worse. Part II will investigate whether that is because of technology. Part III will investigate what longer-term trends we should expect. As usual, this is very long.”


Predictions by Bayesian Investor – Bayesian Investor discusses some of Scott’s five year predictions and posts his own answers to the questions.

Politics and Economics:

Viewpoint Diversity by John Lincoln – Tech workers were polled about five metrics of ideological hostility in the tech sector. Respondents were split into five categories based on how liberal/conservative they were. As expected conservatives reported a vastly more oppressive climate. Some basic demographic data was also included.


Author: deluks917

Software Engineer in New York City. Admin of the SlateStarcodex discord. Math PHD drop out.

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