Artificial Stupidity: A Reply
Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 24 , No. 1, pp. 120-121, 1997
5 Pages Posted: 19 Nov 2008
Date Written: 1997
Murphy, Koehler, and Fogler  gave in the last issue of the Journal of Portfolio Management an account of how to raise a neural net's IQ. The purpose of this reply is to point out some of the general difficulties with neural nets. Also, I would like to mention an alternative method, namely Pade approximants, which does not suffer from these difficulties.
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