Generalization is better than specialization
|Sina Motamedi||Aug 28, 2019|
What matters for the quality of prediction is less what the expert thinks and more how the expert thinks.
Foresight is the product of particular ways of thinking, of gathering information, and of updating beliefs.
Generalists are better at predicting the future than specialists.
The terms “hedgehogs” and “foxes” have come to be associated with specialists …