Theory and Decision 35 (2):151-166 (1993)

Gary Malinas
University of Queensland
Two-boxers in Newcomb Problems face the question: Why aren't you rich? The essay argues that one-boxers have a false sense of advantage. They fail to align their credences during deliberation with the credences they will have when they act. This puts them in violation of the so-called Principle of Reflection, and it exposes them to a dynamic Dutch Book that will leach any gains they achieve away.
Keywords Bayesian  reflection  Newcomb  alignment
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DOI 10.1007/bf01074956
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