Articles

EA Newsletter: September 9, 2017

Effective Altruism Newsletter

  • 80,000 Hours' podcast discusses risks from engineered pandemics.
  • Cullen O’Keefe argues that people who care about social justice should also care about cause prioritization.
  • Spotlight on doing good together: the theme of last month’s EA Global conference in San Francisco was the importance of doing good together as a community.
Read more →

Potential Risks from Advanced AI

Some things we could do to improve the development of artificial intelligence.

Read more →

Biosecurity as an EA Cause Area

What can we do about threats from biotechnology?

Read more →

EA Community Building

What we might do to maximise the effective altruism community's impact.

Read more →

What Does (and Doesn't) AI Mean for Effective Altruism?

Lays out the case for the diversified "portfolio approach" to mitigating AI risk.

Read more →

EA Newsletter: August 3, 2017

Effective Altruism Newsletter

Read more →

The Moral Value of Information

Interventions which give us information might be more valuable than they seem.

Read more →

Using Evidence to Inform Policy

How can evidence-driven research ensure that effective policies are implemented?

Read more →

Effective Altruism in Government

How to have an impact within government.

Read more →