Repository URL:
http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/12117
Author(s):
Gordon Belot
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In Ockham's Razors: A User's Guide, argues that parsimony considerations are epistemically relevant on the grounds that certain methods of model selection, such as the Akaike Information Criterion, exhibit good asymptotic behaviour and take the number of adjustable parameters in a model into account. I raise some worries about this form of argument.

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