# Quantum solution to the Newcomb's paradox

@article{EWPiotrowski2002QuantumST, title={Quantum solution to the Newcomb's paradox}, author={E.W.Piotrowski and Jan Sładkowski}, journal={International Journal of Quantum Information}, year={2002}, volume={01}, pages={395-402} }

We show that quantum game theory offers an interesting solution to the famous Newcomb's paradox (free-will problem). Divine foreknowledge is not necessary for a successful completion of the game because quantum theory offers a way to discern human intentions in such a way that the human retain her/his free-will but cannot profit from changing decision. Possible interpretation in terms of quantum market games is proposed.

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