# A Note on (Non)-Locality in Holographic Higher Spin Theories

@article{Ponomarev2018ANO, title={A Note on (Non)-Locality in Holographic Higher Spin Theories}, author={Dmitry Ponomarev}, journal={Universe}, year={2018}, volume={4}, pages={2} }

It was argued recently that the holographic higher spin theory features non-local interactions. We further elaborate on these results using the Mellin representation. The main difficulty previously encountered in this method is that the Mellin amplitude for the free theory correlator is ill-defined. To resolve this problem, instead of literally applying the standard definition, we propose to define this amplitude by linearity using decompositions, where each term has the associated Mellin…

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