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Understanding the Capabilities, Limitations, and Societal Impact of Large Language Models

@article{Tamkin2021UnderstandingTC,
  title={Understanding the Capabilities, Limitations, and Societal Impact of Large Language Models},
  author={A. Tamkin and M. Brundage and J. Clark and D. Ganguli},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2102.02503}
}
1. What are the technical capabilities and limitations of large language models? The discussion touched on several key areas including: the surprising impact of scale on model capabilities, the difficulty in assessing whether large language models truly understand language, the importance of training models on multiple data modalities, and challenges in aligning model objectives with human values.