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Re­search Methods

Use the Re­search Meth­ods tag for posts about how to con­duct bet­ter re­search.

The tag can also be used for posts that pre­sent their re­search in such an ex­em­plary way that a reader could learn about effec­tive re­search meth­ods sim­ply by read­ing them.

Us­ing Sub­jec­tive Well-Be­ing to Es­ti­mate the Mo­ral Weights of Avert­ing Deaths and Re­duc­ing Poverty

MichaelPlant
3 Aug 2020 16:17 UTC
79 points
5 comments35 min readEA link

In­gre­di­ents for cre­at­ing dis­rup­tive re­search teams

stefan.torges
16 May 2019 16:23 UTC
128 points
14 comments54 min readEA link

The case for build­ing more and bet­ter epistemic in­sti­tu­tions in the effec­tive al­tru­ism com­mu­nity

stefan.torges
29 Mar 2020 17:01 UTC
120 points
21 comments6 min readEA link

How to gen­er­ate re­search proposals

Jsevillamol
1 Aug 2019 16:38 UTC
98 points
6 comments8 min readEA link

Ev­i­dence on good fore­cast­ing prac­tices from the Good Judg­ment Pro­ject: an ac­com­pa­ny­ing blog post

kokotajlod
15 Feb 2019 19:14 UTC
66 points
13 comments21 min readEA link

When To Find More In­for­ma­tion: A Short Explanation

Davidmanheim
28 Dec 2019 18:00 UTC
58 points
11 comments2 min readEA link

[Part 1] Am­plify­ing gen­er­al­ist re­search via fore­cast­ing – mod­els of im­pact and challenges

jacobjacob
19 Dec 2019 18:16 UTC
53 points
2 comments17 min readEA link

[Question] Do re­search or­gani­sa­tions make the­ory of change di­a­grams? Should they?

MichaelA
22 Jul 2020 4:58 UTC
36 points
23 comments1 min readEA link

Karolina Sarek: How to do re­search that matters

EA Global Transcripts
27 Jul 2020 14:55 UTC
32 points
0 comments16 min readEA link

Are you work­ing on a re­search agenda? A guide to in­creas­ing the im­pact of your re­search by in­volv­ing de­ci­sion-makers

KarolinaSarek
24 Sep 2019 11:00 UTC
59 points
3 comments5 min readEA link

My ex­pe­rience on a sum­mer re­search programme

Jsevillamol
22 Sep 2019 9:54 UTC
43 points
6 comments6 min readEA link

Re­think Pri­ori­ties Im­pact Survey

Neil_Dullaghan
21 Nov 2019 19:20 UTC
52 points
2 comments9 min readEA link

A case for strat­egy re­search: what it is and why we need more of it

SiebeRozendal
20 Jun 2019 20:18 UTC
51 points
8 comments20 min readEA link

AMA: Owen Cot­ton-Bar­ratt, RSP Director

Owen_Cotton-Barratt
28 Aug 2020 14:20 UTC
75 points
80 comments1 min readEA link

[Question] Should sur­veys about the qual­ity/​im­pact of re­search out­puts be more com­mon?

MichaelA
8 Sep 2020 9:10 UTC
21 points
7 comments1 min readEA link

Four com­po­nents of strat­egy research

MichaelA
30 Jan 2020 19:08 UTC
19 points
8 comments5 min readEA link

[Question] Sam­ple size and clus­ter­ing ad­vice needed

brb243
29 Jul 2020 14:21 UTC
10 points
6 comments1 min readEA link

Mea­sur­ing Change in Diet for An­i­mal Advocacy

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

The ap­pli­ca­bil­ity of transsen­tien­tist crit­i­cal path analysis

Peter Sølling
11 Aug 2020 11:26 UTC
0 points
2 comments32 min readEA link
(www.optimalaltruism.com)

Char­ity En­trepreneur­ship’s 2020 re­search plans

KarolinaSarek
3 Apr 2020 3:33 UTC
55 points
3 comments7 min readEA link

Find­ing and man­ag­ing liter­a­ture on EA topics

kastrel
13 Nov 2017 16:55 UTC
30 points
8 commentsEA link