Why Hypothetical Syllogism is Invalid for Indicative Conditionals

Abstract

In this article, I present a schema for generating counterexamples to the argument form known as Hypothetical Syllogism with indicative conditionals. If my schema for generating counterexamples to HS works as I think it does, then HS is invalid for indicative conditionals

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