A Simple Computational Theory of General Collective Intelligence

  title={A Simple Computational Theory of General Collective Intelligence},
  author={Peter Krafft},
  journal={Topics in cognitive science},
  volume={11 2},
  • P. Krafft
  • Published 13 June 2018
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • Topics in cognitive science
Researchers have recently demonstrated that group performance across tasks tends to be correlated, motivating the use of a single metric for the general collective intelligence of groups akin to general intelligence metrics for individuals. High general collective intelligence is achieved when a group performs well across a wide variety of tasks. A number of factors have been shown to be predictive of general collective intelligence, but there is sparse formal theory explaining the presence of… 
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