The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @pwgallagher ever

September 11th, 2017

Parking-lot strategies: 4. Travel to a distant galaxy often compensated by low local search costs + easy access to worm-holes (elevators).

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Parking-lot strategies: 3. Estimate churn in preferred locations. But… uncertainty in single sample; “prop & wait” externalities are high.

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Parking-lot strategies: 2. Give optimism first shot: why not the best spot? Payoffs of a (bounded) contrarian gambit include smugness.

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Parking-lot strategies: 1. Theorem: a useful (limited) metaphor of parking-lots is the Galton Board. Trick is to find upper/lower tails.

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