Easwaran on Conditional Probability

Frequent commenter Kenny Easwaran (who also has a weblog, Antimeta, devoted to philosophy of math) has written several interesting essays on the interpretation of conditional probability:

The question is practically and philosophically interesting in the case that the event you are conditioning on occurs with probability zero.

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  1. Thanks for the publicity!

    Anyway, that first paper is a development of the ideas in the first half of the second one, so there’s a good deal of redundancy if you look at both.

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