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TagLast edit: 7 Aug 2021 19:02 UTC by evelynciara

The cause candidates tag is meant for posts which specifically suggest, consider or present a cause area, cause, or intervention. This is independent of the quality of the suggestion, the community consensus about it, or the level of specificity.

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Cash prizes for the best ar­gu­ments against psychedelics be­ing an EA cause area

Milan_Griffes10 May 2019 18:13 UTC
50 points
124 comments13 min readEA link

Cor­po­rate Global Catas­trophic Risks (C-GCRs)

HaukeHillebrandt30 Jun 2019 16:53 UTC
63 points
17 comments10 min readEA link

De­creas­ing pop­ulism and im­prov­ing democ­racy, ev­i­dence-based policy, and rationality

HaukeHillebrandt27 Jul 2021 18:14 UTC
28 points
8 comments26 min readEA link

Growth and the case against ran­domista development

HaukeHillebrandt16 Jan 2020 10:11 UTC
343 points
180 comments30 min readEA link

Democ­racy Pro­mo­tion as an EA Cause Area

bryanschonfeld1 Jul 2020 1:56 UTC
65 points
15 comments7 min readEA link

The Case for Education

SamuelKnoche14 Aug 2020 17:26 UTC
16 points
10 comments10 min readEA link

In­ter­ven­tion Re­port: Char­ter Cities

DavidBernard12 Jun 2021 13:54 UTC
132 points
19 comments61 min readEA link

Cause Area: Hu­man Rights in North Korea

Denis Drescher20 Nov 2017 20:52 UTC
59 points
12 comments20 min readEA link

Re­duc­ing long-term risks from malev­olent actors

David_Althaus29 Apr 2020 8:55 UTC
271 points
65 comments37 min readEA link

Space gov­er­nance is im­por­tant, tractable and neglected

Tobias_Baumann7 Jan 2020 11:24 UTC
97 points
18 comments7 min readEA link

Prob­lem ar­eas be­yond 80,000 Hours’ cur­rent pri­ori­ties

Ardenlk22 Jun 2020 12:49 UTC
260 points
62 comments15 min readEA link

Why You Should In­vest In Up­grad­ing Democ­racy And Give To The Cen­ter For Elec­tion Science

aaronhamlin15 Dec 2018 1:43 UTC
42 points
8 commentsEA link

An In­for­mal Re­view of Space Exploration

kbog31 Jan 2020 13:16 UTC
50 points
5 comments35 min readEA link

EA and the Pos­si­ble De­cline of the US: Very Rough Thoughts

Cullen_OKeefe8 Jan 2021 7:30 UTC
56 points
18 comments4 min readEA link

End­ing The War on Drugs—A New Cause For Effec­tive Altru­ists?

MichaelPlant6 May 2021 13:18 UTC
110 points
20 comments2 min readEA link
(www.newstatesman.com)

The ex­treme cost-effec­tive­ness of cell-based meat R&D

Stijn10 Aug 2020 14:00 UTC
32 points
20 comments5 min readEA link

AGI safety and los­ing elec­tric­ity/​in­dus­try re­silience cost-effectiveness

Ross_Tieman17 Nov 2019 8:42 UTC
31 points
10 comments37 min readEA link

Big List of Cause Candidates

NunoSempere25 Dec 2020 16:34 UTC
189 points
67 comments30 min readEA link

The trans­for­ma­tive po­ten­tial of cryptocurrencies

bejaq5 Feb 2021 14:27 UTC
10 points
10 comments3 min readEA link

The Im­por­tance of Ar­tifi­cial Sentience

Jamie_Harris3 Mar 2021 17:17 UTC
53 points
10 comments11 min readEA link
(www.sentienceinstitute.org)

Non-phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal in­ter­ven­tions in pan­demic pre­pared­ness and response

James Smith8 Apr 2021 14:13 UTC
48 points
16 comments12 min readEA link

Global lead ex­po­sure report

DavidBernard29 May 2021 16:56 UTC
116 points
2 comments47 min readEA link

Cal New­port on an in­dus­trial rev­olu­tion for office work

80000_Hours27 Aug 2021 18:37 UTC
5 points
0 comments99 min readEA link

[Question] Ne­glected bio­di­ver­sity pro­tec­tion by EA.

Danny Forest4 Sep 2021 8:19 UTC
5 points
12 comments1 min readEA link

Wild an­i­mal suffer­ing caused by fires and ways to pre­vent it: a non­con­tro­ver­sial in­ter­ven­tion

Animal_Ethics29 Aug 2020 14:09 UTC
19 points
0 comments1 min readEA link

In­ver­te­brate Welfare Cause Profile

Jason Schukraft9 Jul 2019 17:28 UTC
97 points
13 comments42 min readEA link

The scale of di­rect hu­man im­pact on invertebrates

abrahamrowe2 Sep 2020 13:22 UTC
77 points
4 comments12 min readEA link

Hu­mane Pes­ti­cides as the Most Marginally Effec­tive Cause

JeffMJordan22 Sep 2015 6:35 UTC
8 points
22 commentsEA link

[Question] Is pro­mot­ing ve­g­anism ne­glected and if so what is the most effec­tive way of pro­mot­ing it?

samuel07222 Aug 2019 14:47 UTC
1 point
2 comments1 min readEA link

Effec­tive an­i­mal ad­vo­cacy move­ment build­ing: a ne­glected op­por­tu­nity?

Jamie_Harris11 Jun 2019 20:33 UTC
68 points
11 comments17 min readEA link

Veg*n re­ci­di­vism seems im­por­tant, tractable, and neglected

xccf28 Jun 2015 18:33 UTC
16 points
24 commentsEA link

Why I pri­ori­tize moral cir­cle ex­pan­sion over ar­tifi­cial in­tel­li­gence alignment

Jacy_Reese20 Feb 2018 18:29 UTC
78 points
68 commentsEA link

Anal­gesics for farm animals

Monica3 Oct 2019 13:01 UTC
57 points
5 comments4 min readEA link

How to eval­u­ate ne­glect­ed­ness and tractabil­ity of ag­ing research

Emanuele_Ascani2 Aug 2019 10:29 UTC
11 points
2 comments8 min readEA link

Pro­ject Pro­posal: Gears and Aging

johnswentworth11 May 2020 7:29 UTC
11 points
1 comment7 min readEA link

[Draft] Fight­ing Aging as an Effec­tive Altru­ism Cause

turchin16 Apr 2018 10:18 UTC
1 point
42 commentsEA link

New Cause Pro­posal: In­ter­na­tional Sup­ply Chain Accountability

NunoSempere1 Apr 2020 7:56 UTC
26 points
1 comment7 min readEA link

Cause: Bet­ter poli­ti­cal sys­tems and policy mak­ing.

weeatquince22 Nov 2016 12:37 UTC
17 points
7 commentsEA link

[Question] Ineffec­tive Altru­ism: Are there ide­olo­gies which gen­er­ally cause there ad­her­ents to have worse im­pacts?

Nathan Young17 Oct 2019 9:24 UTC
1 point
6 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] Should lo­cal EA groups sup­port poli­ti­cal causes?

lukasberglund21 Jul 2020 19:54 UTC
9 points
11 comments1 min readEA link

Recom­men­da­tions for pri­ori­tiz­ing poli­ti­cal en­gage­ment in the 2020 US elections

IanDavidMoss14 Oct 2020 13:52 UTC
38 points
22 comments6 min readEA link

Ide­olog­i­cal en­g­ineer­ing and so­cial con­trol: A ne­glected topic in AI safety re­search?

geoffreymiller1 Sep 2017 18:52 UTC
16 points
8 commentsEA link

Fund­ing Pro­posal: Sup­port­ing a Cam­paign to In­crease Cana­dian Offi­cial Devel­op­ment As­sis­tance

jonathancourtney8 Feb 2019 23:51 UTC
21 points
0 commentsEA link

Tax Havens and the case for Tax Justice

--alex--15 Sep 2020 18:06 UTC
44 points
10 comments10 min readEA link

Prin­cipia Qualia: blueprint for a new cause area, con­scious­ness re­search with an eye to­ward ethics and x-risk

MikeJohnson9 Dec 2016 5:47 UTC
28 points
50 commentsEA link

In­creas­ing Ac­cess to Pain Relief in Devel­op­ing Coun­tries—An EA Perspective

Lee_Sharkey31 Jan 2017 16:13 UTC
72 points
19 commentsEA link

High Time For Drug Policy Re­form. Part 1/​4: In­tro­duc­tion and Cause Summary

MichaelPlant9 Aug 2017 13:17 UTC
22 points
17 comments6 min readEA link

Psychedelics Normalization

andzuck26 Apr 2019 2:50 UTC
50 points
26 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] What are some soft­ware de­vel­op­ment needs in EA causes?

evelynciara6 Mar 2020 5:25 UTC
10 points
5 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] What anal­y­sis has been done of space coloniza­tion as a cause area?

reallyeli9 Oct 2019 20:33 UTC
14 points
8 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] Global ba­sic ed­u­ca­tion as a miss­ing cause priority

lucy.ea88 Aug 2019 1:19 UTC
4 points
15 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] 12 years of ed­u­ca­tion as a miss­ing cause priority

lucy.ea87 Aug 2019 2:49 UTC
1 point
5 comments1 min readEA link

Are we ne­glect­ing ed­u­ca­tion? Philos­o­phy in schools as a longter­mist area

jackmalde30 Jul 2020 16:31 UTC
51 points
28 comments17 min readEA link

[Question] Is trauma a po­ten­tial EA cause area?

nonzerosum31 May 2019 22:04 UTC
5 points
14 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] Is pre­vent­ing child abuse a plau­si­ble Cause X?

Milan_Griffes4 May 2019 0:58 UTC
57 points
35 comments1 min readEA link

Cause pro­file: men­tal health

MichaelPlant31 Dec 2018 12:09 UTC
119 points
32 commentsEA link

Anti-trib­al­ism and pos­i­tive men­tal health as high-value cause areas

Kaj_Sotala17 Oct 2017 11:10 UTC
18 points
31 commentsEA link

In­som­nia: a promis­ing cure

John G. Halstead16 Nov 2018 18:33 UTC
41 points
19 commentsEA link

Mind Ease: a promis­ing new men­tal health intervention

PeterBrietbart23 Oct 2018 17:34 UTC
21 points
8 commentsEA link

[Question] Should we con­sider the sleep loss epi­demic an ur­gent global is­sue?

orenmn6 May 2019 6:42 UTC
22 points
21 comments1 min readEA link

The case of the miss­ing cause pri­ori­ti­sa­tion research

weeatquince16 Aug 2020 0:21 UTC
259 points
87 comments16 min readEA link

How should we pri­ori­tize cause pri­ori­ti­za­tion?

Peter Wildeford13 Jun 2016 17:03 UTC
18 points
7 commentsEA link

A Case for Em­piri­cal Cause Prioritization

Peter Wildeford6 Jun 2016 17:32 UTC
14 points
3 commentsEA link

Find­ing more effec­tive causes

Michelle_Hutchinson1 Jan 2016 22:54 UTC
20 points
3 commentsEA link

EA needs a cause pri­ori­ti­za­tion journal

kbog12 Sep 2018 22:40 UTC
2 points
19 commentsEA link

Cus­tomized COVID-19 risk anal­y­sis as a high value area

Askell23 Jul 2020 20:28 UTC
48 points
7 comments3 min readEA link

[Question] Is rapid di­ag­nos­tic test­ing (RDT), such as for coro­n­avirus, a ne­glected area in Global Health?

Ramiro17 Mar 2020 22:24 UTC
11 points
0 comments1 min readEA link

Cli­mate Change Is Ne­glected By EA

mchr3k23 May 2020 19:16 UTC
29 points
57 comments15 min readEA link

The cli­mate change policy with the most po­ten­tial is the most neglected

HenryStanley12 Jul 2019 17:19 UTC
18 points
0 comments1 min readEA link
(www.vox.com)

Tak­ing ad­van­tage of cli­mate change con­cerns to chan­nel dona­tions to EA-recom­mended or­ga­ni­za­tions at low marginal cost (pro­posal and call for more re­search)

ianps19 Dec 2019 14:06 UTC
26 points
9 comments4 min readEA link

Cost-Effec­tive­ness of Air Puri­fiers against Pollution

Lukas Trötzmüller30 Jul 2020 8:37 UTC
64 points
10 comments14 min readEA link

Align­ing Recom­mender Sys­tems as Cause Area

IvanVendrov8 May 2019 8:56 UTC
154 points
37 comments13 min readEA link

Short-Term AI Align­ment as a Pri­or­ity Cause

len.hoang.lnh11 Feb 2020 16:22 UTC
20 points
11 comments7 min readEA link

Ra­tion­al­ity as an EA Cause Area

casebash13 Nov 2018 14:48 UTC
30 points
31 comments2 min readEA link

Ge­netic En­hance­ment as a Cause Area

Galton25 Dec 2019 11:30 UTC
98 points
19 comments12 min readEA link

Ex­tin­guish­ing or pre­vent­ing coal seam fires is a po­ten­tial cause area

kbog7 Jul 2019 18:42 UTC
64 points
14 comments3 min readEA link

[Question] might tar­get­ing malnu­tri­tion (not un­der­nour­ish­ment!) be an im­por­tant cause area?

peter_janicki20 Sep 2020 11:01 UTC
8 points
5 comments1 min readEA link

In­crease Im­pact by Wait­ing for a Re­ces­sion to Donate or In­vest in a Cause.

maxwell20 Jun 2019 21:22 UTC
12 points
5 comments1 min readEA link

Ne­glected EA Regions

DavidNash17 Feb 2020 11:25 UTC
25 points
9 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] Has any­one done an anal­y­sis on the im­por­tance, tractabil­ity, and ne­glect­ed­ness of keep­ing hu­man-di­gestible calories in the ocean in case we need it af­ter some global catas­tro­phe?

Mati_Roy17 Feb 2020 7:47 UTC
9 points
5 comments1 min readEA link

[Link] A Modest Pro­posal: Elimi­nate Email

arikr18 Mar 2019 0:26 UTC
8 points
11 comments1 min readEA link

A brief look at re­duc­ing the effi­ciency of genocides

NLHeath11 Nov 2020 18:07 UTC
34 points
5 comments9 min readEA link

Love seems like a high priority

kbog19 Jan 2020 0:41 UTC
41 points
31 comments12 min readEA link

Con­sider rais­ing IQ to do good

Lila_Rieber13 May 2014 5:53 UTC
13 points
6 commentsEA link

The EA move­ment is ne­glect­ing phys­i­cal goods

ruthgrace18 Jun 2020 14:39 UTC
21 points
15 comments1 min readEA link

An Ar­gu­ment To Pri­ori­tize “Pos­i­tively Shap­ing the Devel­op­ment of Crypto-as­sets”

rhys_lindmark3 Apr 2018 21:59 UTC
16 points
17 commentsEA link

[Question] What new EA pro­ject or org would you like to see cre­ated in the next 3 years?

Ozzie Gooen11 Jun 2019 20:56 UTC
75 points
84 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] Is nan­otech­nol­ogy (such as APM) im­por­tant for EAs’ to work on?

pixel_brownie_software12 Mar 2020 15:36 UTC
6 points
9 comments1 min readEA link

What should Founders Pledge re­search?

John G. Halstead9 Sep 2019 17:41 UTC
52 points
31 comments1 min readEA link

Get­ting money out of poli­tics and into charity

UnexpectedValues6 Oct 2020 5:28 UTC
98 points
46 comments3 min readEA link

EA should in­vest more in exploration

Michael_PJ5 Feb 2017 17:11 UTC
23 points
28 commentsEA link

An ar­gu­ment that EA should fo­cus more on cli­mate change

Ann Garth8 Dec 2020 2:48 UTC
29 points
3 comments10 min readEA link

In­ter­ven­tion Pro­file: Bal­lot Initiatives

Jason Schukraft13 Jan 2020 15:41 UTC
115 points
4 comments42 min readEA link

Chlo­ram­pheni­col as in­ter­ven­tion in heart attacks

G Gordon Worley III17 Feb 2020 18:47 UTC
1 point
5 comments1 min readEA link
(www.cringely.com)

EAF’s bal­lot ini­ti­a­tive dou­bled Zurich’s de­vel­op­ment aid

Jonas Vollmer13 Jan 2020 11:32 UTC
293 points
24 comments12 min readEA link

Global cochineal pro­duc­tion: scale, welfare con­cerns, and po­ten­tial interventions

abrahamrowe11 Feb 2020 21:33 UTC
41 points
3 comments12 min readEA link

Vote Pairing is a Cost-Effec­tive Poli­ti­cal Intervention

Ben_West26 Feb 2017 13:54 UTC
16 points
14 commentsEA link

Paris-com­pli­ant offsets—a high lev­er­age cli­mate in­ter­ven­tion?

Louis_Dixon5 Oct 2020 16:55 UTC
12 points
3 comments1 min readEA link

OPIS ini­ti­a­tive on ac­cess to psilo­cy­bin for cluster headaches

jonleighton10 Sep 2020 8:22 UTC
57 points
5 comments3 min readEA link

Cost-Effec­tive­ness of Aging Re­search

SarahC31 Jan 2019 20:47 UTC
46 points
16 commentsEA link

In­for­ma­tional Lob­by­ing: The­ory and Effectiveness

Matt_Lerner30 Jul 2020 22:02 UTC
70 points
20 comments33 min readEA link

Jasper Synowski and Clare Don­ald­son: Iden­ti­fy­ing the most cost-effec­tive pro­grammes to im­prove men­tal health

EA Global21 Aug 2020 21:36 UTC
14 points
0 comments17 min readEA link
(www.youtube.com)

Would a re­duc­tion in the num­ber of owned cats out­doors in Canada and the US in­crease an­i­mal welfare?

kcudding25 Oct 2019 19:14 UTC
49 points
6 comments49 min readEA link

An­i­mal Equal­ity showed that ad­vo­cat­ing for diet change works. But is it cost-effec­tive?

Peter Wildeford7 Jun 2018 4:06 UTC
23 points
24 commentsEA link

Why those who care about catas­trophic and ex­is­ten­tial risk should care about au­tonomous weapons

aaguirre11 Nov 2020 17:27 UTC
95 points
30 comments19 min readEA link

On AI Weapons

kbog13 Nov 2019 12:48 UTC
68 points
10 comments30 min readEA link

Im­prov­ing Pest Man­age­ment for Wild In­sect Welfare

Wild_Animal_Initiative26 Dec 2019 17:47 UTC
32 points
1 comment41 min readEA link

Cost-effec­tive­ness anal­y­sis of a pro­gram pro­mot­ing a ve­gan diet

nadavb12 Nov 2020 17:24 UTC
43 points
6 comments4 min readEA link

Mea­sur­ing Change in Diet for An­i­mal Advocacy

Jacob_Peacock9 Nov 2018 20:21 UTC
9 points
2 commentsEA link

Plant-Based Seafood: A Promis­ing In­ter­ven­tion in Food Tech­nol­ogy? - Char­ity En­trepreneur­ship Ap­proach Report

vicky_cox17 Jan 2020 14:35 UTC
23 points
8 comments3 min readEA link

Man­aged Honey Bee Welfare: Prob­lems and Po­ten­tial Interventions

Jason Schukraft14 Nov 2019 19:03 UTC
74 points
5 comments66 min readEA link

Fish used as live bait by recre­ational fishermen

saulius8 Aug 2018 20:56 UTC
56 points
19 comments6 min readEA link

35-150 billion fish are raised in cap­tivity to be re­leased into the wild ev­ery year

saulius2 Apr 2019 13:16 UTC
85 points
13 comments36 min readEA link

Ro­dents farmed for pet snake food

saulius20 Feb 2019 19:54 UTC
74 points
18 comments20 min readEA link

In­sects raised for food and feed — global scale, prac­tices, and policy

abrahamrowe29 Jun 2020 13:57 UTC
77 points
9 comments29 min readEA link

Snails used for hu­man con­sump­tion: The case of meat and slime

Daniela R. Waldhorn6 Feb 2020 17:00 UTC
83 points
8 comments26 min readEA link

An­tibiotic re­sis­tance: Should an­i­mal ad­vo­cates in­ter­vene?

Bella_Forristal14 Aug 2020 12:29 UTC
57 points
5 comments11 min readEA link

Helping wild an­i­mals through vac­ci­na­tion: could this hap­pen for coro­n­aviruses like SARS-CoV-2?

Animal_Ethics12 May 2020 18:25 UTC
31 points
9 comments25 min readEA link

Is there a he­do­nis­tic util­i­tar­ian case for Cry­on­ics? (Dis­cuss)

Ozzie Gooen27 Aug 2015 17:50 UTC
9 points
32 commentsEA link

A gen­eral frame­work for eval­u­at­ing ag­ing re­search. Part 1: rea­son­ing with Longevity Es­cape Velocity

Emanuele_Ascani17 Jan 2019 16:33 UTC
21 points
18 comments20 min readEA link

Cos­mic EA: How Cost Effec­tive Is In­form­ing ET?

TruePath31 Dec 2017 8:37 UTC
3 points
5 commentsEA link

New Top EA Cause: Politics

Davidmanheim1 Apr 2020 7:53 UTC
31 points
2 comments3 min readEA link

[Question] Ge­or­gia on my Mind: Effec­tively Flip­ping the Senate

deluks9178 Nov 2020 7:24 UTC
6 points
1 comment1 min readEA link

[Question] What Are Effec­tive Alter­na­tives to Party Poli­tics for Effec­tive Public Policy Ad­vo­cacy?

Evan_Gaensbauer30 Jan 2019 2:52 UTC
24 points
6 commentsEA link

[Question] What is the in­crease in ex­pected value of effec­tive al­tru­ist Wayne Hsi­ung be­ing mayor of Berkeley in­stead of its cur­rent in­cum­bent?

DonyChristie7 Aug 2020 1:50 UTC
2 points
33 comments1 min readEA link

Im­prov­ing lo­cal gov­er­nance in frag­ile states—prac­ti­cal les­sons from the field

Timothy_Liptrot12 Aug 2020 3:07 UTC
19 points
7 comments6 min readEA link

Some per­sonal thoughts on EA and sys­temic change

CarlShulman26 Sep 2019 21:40 UTC
191 points
17 comments6 min readEA link

De­liber­a­tion May Im­prove De­ci­sion-Making

Neil_Dullaghan5 Nov 2019 0:34 UTC
60 points
12 comments44 min readEA link

Effec­tive Lob­by­ing Dis­cus­sion Group

Noah Wescombe13 Dec 2020 23:43 UTC
13 points
0 comments1 min readEA link

£4bn for the global poor: the UK’s 0.7%

Sanjay30 Nov 2020 15:50 UTC
148 points
27 comments2 min readEA link

In­sti­tu­tions for Fu­ture Generations

tylermjohn11 Nov 2019 20:33 UTC
107 points
54 comments5 min readEA link

Which nu­clear wars should worry us most?

Luisa_Rodriguez16 Jun 2019 23:31 UTC
93 points
12 comments6 min readEA link

How does fight­ing di­ar­rhoea stack up to malaria in effec­tive­ness?

MichaelDello9 Oct 2015 0:28 UTC
2 points
9 commentsEA link

Re­spond­ing to COVID-19 in India

Suvita26 Apr 2020 19:07 UTC
57 points
2 comments2 min readEA link

Coron­avirus Re­search Ideas for EAs

Peter Wildeford27 Mar 2020 21:01 UTC
117 points
20 comments23 min readEA link

Coron­avirus and long term policy [UK fo­cus]

weeatquince5 Apr 2020 8:29 UTC
52 points
3 comments17 min readEA link

Clean cook­stoves may be com­pet­i­tive with GiveWell-recom­mended charities

Sanjay10 Feb 2020 18:00 UTC
30 points
7 comments6 min readEA link

Agri­cul­tural re­search and development

David_Goll30 Jul 2014 21:38 UTC
4 points
0 commentsEA link

HLI’s Men­tal Health Pro­gramme Eval­u­a­tion Pro­ject—Up­date on the First Round of Evaluation

Jasper Synowski10 Jun 2020 16:45 UTC
60 points
9 comments7 min readEA link

Ineffec­tive en­trepreneur­ship: post-mortem of Hippo, the hap­piness app that never quite was

MichaelPlant23 May 2018 10:30 UTC
73 points
37 commentsEA link

Re­view of Cli­mate Cost-Effec­tive­ness Analyses

mchr3k20 Oct 2019 20:39 UTC
28 points
18 comments15 min readEA link

[up­dated] Global de­vel­op­ment in­ter­ven­tions are gen­er­ally more effec­tive than cli­mate change interventions

HaukeHillebrandt2 Oct 2019 8:36 UTC
107 points
44 comments16 min readEA link

Does cli­mate change de­serve more at­ten­tion within EA?

Louis_Dixon17 Apr 2019 6:50 UTC
123 points
67 comments15 min readEA link

Cost-Effec­tive­ness of Foods for Global Catas­tro­phes: Even Bet­ter than Be­fore?

Denkenberger19 Nov 2018 21:57 UTC
23 points
4 commentsEA link

AI Gover­nance: Op­por­tu­nity and The­ory of Impact

Allan Dafoe17 Sep 2020 6:30 UTC
163 points
14 comments13 min readEA link

Im­prov­ing dis­aster shelters to in­crease the chances of re­cov­ery from a global catastrophe

Nick_Beckstead19 Feb 2014 22:17 UTC
16 points
5 commentsEA link

Long-term in­vest­ment fund at Founders Pledge

SjirH10 Jan 2020 19:09 UTC
139 points
28 comments3 min readEA link

Can we drive de­vel­op­ment at scale? An in­terim up­date on eco­nomic growth work

smclare27 Oct 2020 11:14 UTC
89 points
14 comments20 min readEA link

Quan­tify­ing the Im­pact of Eco­nomic Growth on Meat Consumption

kbog22 Dec 2015 11:30 UTC
23 points
38 comments4 min readEA link

Why and how to start a for-profit com­pany serv­ing emerg­ing markets

Ben_Kuhn6 Nov 2019 1:00 UTC
122 points
15 comments6 min readEA link
(www.benkuhn.net)

Cer­tifi­cates of impact

Paul_Christiano11 Nov 2014 5:22 UTC
38 points
39 commentsEA link

The In­tel­lec­tual and Mo­ral De­cline in Aca­demic Research

gavintaylor7 Feb 2020 16:47 UTC
26 points
27 comments1 min readEA link
(www.jamesgmartin.center)

Pri­ori­ti­za­tion in Science—cur­rent view

EdoArad31 Oct 2020 15:22 UTC
36 points
7 comments4 min readEA link

Eva Vi­valt: Fore­cast­ing re­search results

EA Global19 Feb 2020 16:34 UTC
17 points
0 comments11 min readEA link
(www.youtube.com)

Es­ti­mat­ing the Philan­thropic Dis­count Rate

MichaelDickens3 Jul 2020 16:58 UTC
70 points
20 comments40 min readEA link

The Im­por­tance of Un­known Ex­is­ten­tial Risks

MichaelDickens23 Jul 2020 19:09 UTC
68 points
11 comments12 min readEA link

A Qual­i­ta­tive Anal­y­sis of Value Drift in EA

MarisaJurczyk12 Feb 2020 5:41 UTC
136 points
5 comments19 min readEA link

On Values Spreading

MichaelDickens11 Sep 2015 3:57 UTC
23 points
13 commentsEA link

Char­i­ties I Would Like to See

MichaelDickens20 Sep 2015 15:22 UTC
6 points
39 commentsEA link

Notes: Stub­ble Burn­ing in India

Jason Schukraft13 Jan 2021 2:58 UTC
37 points
8 comments7 min readEA link

Fisher & Syed on Trad­able Obli­ga­tions to En­hance Health

Cullen_OKeefe12 Aug 2018 22:17 UTC
6 points
5 commentsEA link

Cause Selec­tion Blog­ging Car­ni­val Conclusion

MichaelDickens5 Oct 2015 20:16 UTC
7 points
2 commentsEA link

Try­ing to help coral reefs sur­vive cli­mate change seems in­cred­ibly ne­glected.

capybaralet17 Jan 2021 18:47 UTC
7 points
6 comments1 min readEA link

How can we re­duce s-risks?

Tobias_Baumann29 Jan 2021 15:46 UTC
37 points
3 comments1 min readEA link
(centerforreducingsuffering.org)

Pop­u­la­tion Size/​Growth & Re­pro­duc­tive Choice: Highly effec­tive, syn­er­getic & neglected

RafaelF14 Feb 2021 7:14 UTC
12 points
16 comments7 min readEA link

Ar­den Koehler: Ideas for high-im­pact ca­reers be­yond 80,000 Hours’ pri­or­ity paths

EA Global25 Oct 2020 5:48 UTC
6 points
0 comments1 min readEA link
(www.youtube.com)

Die­tary habits – Another po­ten­tial Cause Area?

peter_janicki19 Jun 2021 9:16 UTC
13 points
0 comments8 min readEA link

Want to alle­vi­ate de­vel­op­ing world poverty? Alle­vi­ate price risk.​ (2018)

RomeoStevens23 Mar 2021 0:16 UTC
23 points
6 comments3 min readEA link

[Link] The Case for Char­ter Cities Within the EA Frame­work (CCI)

Milan_Griffes23 Sep 2019 20:08 UTC
24 points
10 comments1 min readEA link

How to get a new cause into EA

Joey10 Jan 2018 6:41 UTC
34 points
26 commentsEA link

Why Char­ity En­trepreneur­ship?

kierangreig29 Oct 2015 21:53 UTC
31 points
3 commentsEA link

Dig­nity as al­ter­na­tive EA pri­or­ity—re­quest for feedback

tomwein25 Jun 2020 13:50 UTC
29 points
21 comments2 min readEA link

Silk pro­duc­tion: global scale and an­i­mal welfare is­sues

abrahamrowe20 Apr 2021 1:38 UTC
69 points
9 comments16 min readEA link

In­tac­tivism as a po­ten­tial Effec­tive Altru­ist cause area?

Question Mark26 Jun 2021 7:21 UTC
3 points
8 comments3 min readEA link

Im­prov­ing the lives of mil­lions of Latin Amer­i­cans through bet­ter welfare tar­get­ing algorithms

NORIEGA10 Jul 2021 5:39 UTC
11 points
0 comments1 min readEA link

In­breed­ing and global health & development

pafnuty11 Jul 2021 6:32 UTC
40 points
2 comments1 min readEA link

In­ter­ven­tion re­port: Agri­cul­tural land redistribution

DavidBernard14 Jul 2021 14:29 UTC
61 points
6 comments46 min readEA link

Pro­mot­ing Sim­ple Altruism

LiaH1 Sep 2021 15:49 UTC
16 points
10 comments4 min readEA link

Pri­ori­ti­za­tion Ques­tions for Ar­tifi­cial Sentience

Jamie_Harris18 Oct 2021 14:07 UTC
22 points
2 comments8 min readEA link
(www.sentienceinstitute.org)

Truth­ful AI

Owen_Cotton-Barratt20 Oct 2021 15:11 UTC
54 points
15 comments10 min readEA link

Bounty to dis­close new x-risks

Samuel Shadrach5 Nov 2021 12:53 UTC
−2 points
6 comments4 min readEA link

Scihub back­ups for open research

Samuel Shadrach20 Nov 2021 17:18 UTC
12 points
0 comments3 min readEA link

The Case for Space: A Longter­mist Alter­na­tive to Ex­is­ten­tial Threat Reduction

Giga18 Nov 2020 13:09 UTC
8 points
5 comments2 min readEA link

Next Steps in In­ver­te­brate Welfare, Part 2: Pos­si­ble Interventions

Daniela R. Waldhorn14 Nov 2019 0:40 UTC
43 points
5 comments43 min readEA link

The $100trn op­por­tu­nity: ESG in­vest­ing should be a top pri­or­ity for EA careers

Sanjay18 Mar 2021 13:54 UTC
68 points
5 comments7 min readEA link

Char­ity En­trepreneur­ship Re­search Summary

Joey21 Mar 2016 17:47 UTC
22 points
11 commentsEA link

If you (mostly) be­lieve in worms, what should you think about WASH?

alexrjl18 Feb 2020 16:47 UTC
38 points
3 comments5 min readEA link

Why We Think Tobacco Tax Ad­vo­cacy Could be More Cost-Effec­tive than AMF

calebp5 Mar 2020 15:03 UTC
45 points
3 comments4 min readEA link

Why we should be do­ing more sys­tem­atic research

Joey14 Mar 2018 18:58 UTC
31 points
7 commentsEA link

Why are party poli­tics not an EA pri­or­ity?

Chantal2 Jan 2021 18:52 UTC
37 points
12 comments3 min readEA link

[Question] What are some lists of open ques­tions in effec­tive al­tru­ism?

Aaron Gertler5 Feb 2019 2:23 UTC
28 points
7 commentsEA link

Be the Match: a vol­un­teer list for bone mar­row donation

Evan Rysdam27 Oct 2019 5:44 UTC
27 points
29 comments1 min readEA link

Outreach to Farmers

Monica23 Nov 2018 5:08 UTC
13 points
12 commentsEA link

Eval­u­at­ing Com­mu­nal Violence from an Effec­tive Altru­ist Perspective

frankfredericks13 Aug 2019 19:38 UTC
15 points
4 comments8 min readEA link

Sperm sort­ing in cattle

Koushik Raghavan15 Jul 2019 2:50 UTC
20 points
4 comments1 min readEA link

Women’s Em­pow­er­ment: Founders Pledge re­port and recommendations

SjirH19 Dec 2018 20:34 UTC
24 points
24 comments6 min readEA link

Fight­ing cor­rup­tion in aid—embezzling

MarcSerna8 Apr 2021 22:56 UTC
14 points
2 comments3 min readEA link

“Teach­ing to Give” Idea

Noah_il_Matto22 Apr 2021 1:51 UTC
8 points
2 comments2 min readEA link

[Question] In­creas­ing per­sonal se­cu­rity of at-risk high-im­pact actors

MaxRa28 May 2020 14:03 UTC
19 points
4 comments1 min readEA link

Cost Effec­tive­ness of Mind­ful­ness Based Stress Reduction

Elizabeth30 Nov 2017 19:04 UTC
12 points
8 commentsEA link

In­creas­ing ex­is­ten­tial hope as an effec­tive cause?

Owen_Cotton-Barratt10 Jan 2015 19:55 UTC
10 points
16 commentsEA link

Es­ti­mat­ing the Value of Mo­bile Money

Jeff_Kaufman21 Dec 2016 13:58 UTC
8 points
20 commentsEA link

Do EAs un­der­es­ti­mate op­por­tu­ni­ties to cre­ate many small benefits?

Peter Wildeford25 Jan 2016 4:20 UTC
11 points
11 commentsEA link

Reliev­ing ex­treme phys­i­cal pain in hu­mans – an op­por­tu­nity for effec­tive funding

jonleighton10 Oct 2018 12:28 UTC
35 points
14 commentsEA link

Should Chronic Pain be a cause area?

mariushobbhahn18 May 2021 11:31 UTC
59 points
13 comments12 min readEA link

Four fo­cus ar­eas of effec­tive altruism

lukeprog8 Jul 2013 4:00 UTC
11 points
11 commentsEA link

Open Philan­thropy Pro­ject Con­ven­ing on Policy Pri­ori­ties—Novem­ber 10, 2014

EA Forum Archives13 Nov 2014 3:45 UTC
4 points
0 comments9 min readEA link
(www.openphilanthropy.org)

Nar­ra­tion: Re­duc­ing long-term risks from malev­olent actors

D0TheMath15 Jul 2021 16:26 UTC
23 points
0 comments1 min readEA link
(anchor.fm)

The prob­lem of ar­tifi­cial suffering

Martin Trouilloud24 Sep 2021 14:43 UTC
40 points
3 comments9 min readEA link

An­nounc­ing the Pa­tient Philan­thropy Fund

SjirH27 Oct 2021 15:44 UTC
125 points
7 comments1 min readEA link

The effec­tive al­tru­ist case for parliamentarism

Tiago Santos28 Oct 2021 16:10 UTC
22 points
7 comments4 min readEA link

How a ven­tila­tion rev­olu­tion could help miti­gate the im­pacts of air pol­lu­tion and air­borne pathogens

Mike Cassidy16 Nov 2021 11:19 UTC
60 points
5 comments14 min readEA link