The AI agents didn’t develop a specific disdain for a specific minority group, as some people have.
The AI agents were set up so that they could donate virtual money to other agents, with the goal of getting as much as possible in return.
And when populations of the AI agents had more traits in general, prejudice levels also dropped, simply because there was more built-in diversity.
The AI agents seemed to have learned that a donation to the in-group result would in more reciprocation — and that donating to others would actively lead to a loss for them.
If artificial intelligence were to run the world, it wouldn’t be so bad — it could objectively make decisions on exactly the kinds of things humans tend to screw up.
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