Comment on “The Free Will Theorem”

Foundations of Physics 37 (2):186-197 (2007)

In a recent paper Conway and Kochen, Found. Phys. 36, 2006, claim to have established that theories of the Ghirardi-Rimini-Weber (RW) type, i.e., of spontaneous wave function collapse, cannot be made relativistic. On the other hand, relativistic GRW-type theories have already been presented, in my recent paper, J. Stat. Phys. 125, 2006, and by Dowker and Henson, J. Stat. Phys. 115, 2004. Here, I elucidate why these are not excluded by the arguments of Conway and Kochen
Keywords quantum theory without observers  Conway–Kochen “free will” theorem  Ghirardi-Rimini-Weber (GRW) theory of spontaneous wave function collapse  non-locality
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DOI 10.1007/s10701-006-9098-0
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