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March 2017

Title

Technical and Philosophical Questions That Might Affect Our Grantmaking

Date
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February 2017

Title

Radical Empathy

Date
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February 2017

Title

Giving Suggestions Pertaining to Recent Executive Actions

Date
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December 2016

Title

Good Ventures and Giving Now vs. Later (2016 Update)

Date
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December 2016

Title

Suggestions for Individual Donors from Open Philanthropy Project Staff – 2016

Date
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December 2016

Title

Worldview Diversification

Date
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October 2016

Title

Efforts to Improve the Accuracy of Our Judgments and Forecasts

Date
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September 2016

Title

Maybe the Murder Rate Levelled Off This Year?

Date
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September 2016

Title

Update on How We’re Thinking about Openness and Information Sharing

Date
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September 2016

Title

Three Key Issues I’ve Changed My Mind About

Date
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July 2016

Title

New Team Members

Date
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June 2016

Title

Concrete Problems in AI Safety

Date
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June 2016

Title

History of Philanthropy Case Study: The Founding of the Center for Global Development

Date
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May 2016

Title

History of Philanthropy Case Study: The Founding of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Date
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May 2016

Title

Some Background on Our Views Regarding Advanced Artificial Intelligence

Date
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May 2016

Title

Potential Risks from Advanced Artificial Intelligence: The Philanthropic Opportunity

Date
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April 2016

Title

Our Progress in 2015 and Plans for 2016

Date
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April 2016

Title

Hits-Based Giving

Date
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March 2016

Title

Initial Grants to Support Corporate Cage-free Reforms

Date
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February 2016

Title

Annual Review and Plan Will be Delayed

Date
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February 2016

Title

Supporting the Launch of the Alliance for Safety and Justice

Date
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February 2016

Title

Our Grantmaking So Far: Approach and Process

Date
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February 2016

Title

America’s Recently Heralded Urban “Crime Wave” May Already Have Peaked

Date
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December 2015

Title

Suggestions for Individual Donors from Open Philanthropy Project Staff

Date
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November 2015

Title

Should the Open Philanthropy Project be Recommending More/Larger Grants?

Date
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October 2015

Title

Why a New Study of the Mariel Boatlift Has Not Changed Our Views on the Benefits of Immigration

Date
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September 2015

Title

Differential Technological Development: Some Early Thinking

Date
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September 2015

Title

Open Philanthropy Project Update

Date
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September 2015

Title

Incoming Program Officer: Lewis Bollard

Date
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September 2015

Title

The Process of Hiring our First Cause-Specific Program Officer

Date
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September 2015

Title

History of Philanthropy Case Study: The Impact of Philanthropy on the Passage of the Affordable Care Act

Date
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August 2015

Title

Coming Down to Earth: What if a Big Geomagnetic Storm Does Hit?

Date
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August 2015

Title

Change in our Fundraising Policy for the Open Philanthropy Project

Date
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August 2015

Title

The Long-Term Significance of Reducing Global Catastrophic Risks

Date
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July 2015

Title

Could Raising Alcohol Taxes Save Lives?

Date
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July 2015

Title

Key Questions about Philanthropy, Part 3: Making and Evaluating Grants

Date
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July 2015

Title

Geomagnetic Storms: Using Extreme Value Theory to Gauge the Risk

Date
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July 2015

Title

Key Questions about Philanthropy, Part 2: Choosing Focus Areas and Hiring Program Staff

Date
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July 2015

Title

Geomagnetic Storms: History’s Surprising, if Tentative, Reassurance

Date
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June 2015

Title

Geomagnetic Storms: An Introduction to the Risk

Date
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June 2015

Title

Key Questions about Philanthropy, Part 1: What is the Role of a Funder?

Date
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June 2015

Title

Incoming Program Officer for Criminal Justice Reform: Chloe Cockburn

Date
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May 2015

Title

History of Philanthropy Case Study: Pew and Drug Safety Legislation

Date
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May 2015

Title

Funder-Initiated Startups

Date
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May 2015

Title

Our Updated Agenda for Science Philanthropy

Date
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April 2015

Title

Co-funding Partnership with Kaitlyn Trigger and Mike Krieger

Date
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April 2015

Title

Statement from Kaitlyn Trigger & Mike Krieger: Why We’re Partnering with the Open Philanthropy Project

Date
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April 2015

Title

Science Policy and Infrastructure

Date
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April 2015

Title

Breakthrough Fundamental Science

Date
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April 2015

Title

Translational Science and the “Valley of Death”

Date
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March 2015

Title

Investigating Neglected Goals in Scientific Research

Date
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March 2015

Title

Open Philanthropy Project: Progress in 2014 and Plans for 2015

Date
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March 2015

Title

Open Philanthropy Project Update: Global Catastrophic Risks

Date
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March 2015

Title

Open Philanthropy Project Update: U.S. Policy

Date
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February 2015

Title

The Path to Biomedical Progress

Date
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February 2015

Title

Thoughts on the Sandler Foundation

Date
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February 2015

Title

Notes from November Convening on Our Policy Priorities

Date
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October 2014

Title

Update on Open Philanthropy Project

Date
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October 2014

Title

Expert Philanthropy vs. Broad Philanthropy

Date
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September 2014

Title

Challenges of Transparency

Date
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September 2014

Title

David Roodman’s Draft Writeup on Immigration and Current Residents’ Wages

Date
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August 2014

Title

Open Philanthropy Project (formerly GiveWell Labs)

Date
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July 2014

Title

Partnership with The Pew Charitable Trusts

Date
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July 2014

Title

The Moral Value of the Far Future

Date
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June 2014

Title

Potential Global Catastrophic Risk Focus Areas

Date
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May 2014

Title

Potential U.S. Policy Focus Areas

Date
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May 2014

Title

Narrowing down U.S. Policy Areas

Date
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May 2014

Title

The Importance of Committing to Causes

Date
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May 2014

Title

Our Writeup on Criminal Justice Reform

Date
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April 2014

Title

Finding Giving Opportunities in Malaria Control/Elimination

Date
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April 2014

Title

Meta-Research Innovation Center at Stanford (METRICS)

Date
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March 2014

Title

The First Case Study from Our History of Philanthropy Project

Date
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March 2014

Title

GiveWell Labs – Progress in 2013 and Plans for 2014

Date
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January 2014

Title

Returns to Life Sciences Funding

Date
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January 2014

Title

Exploring Life Sciences Funding

Date
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December 2013

Title

Scientific Research Funding

Date
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November 2013

Title

How to Approach Policy-Oriented Philanthropy

Date
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November 2013

Title

The Track Record of Policy-Oriented Philanthropy

Date
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November 2013

Title

Update on Co-Funding Grant to Population Services International Myanmar – November 2013

Date
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October 2013

Title

The Role of Philanthropic Funding in Politics

Date
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October 2013

Title

Exploring Policy-Oriented Philanthropy

Date
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October 2013

Title

Geoengineering Research

Date
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October 2013

Title

Deep Investigations of New Causes

Date
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September 2013

Title

GiveWell Labs Update

Date
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July 2013

Title

Empowerment and Catastrophic Risk

Date
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July 2013

Title

Our Landscape of the Open Science Community

Date
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July 2013

Title

Grant to Center for Global Development (CGD)

Date
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June 2013

Title

Near-Term Grantmaking

Date
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June 2013

Title

Meta-Research Update

Date
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May 2013

Title

Refining the Goals of GiveWell Labs

Date
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May 2013

Title

Possible Global Catastrophic Risks

Date
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April 2013

Title

GiveWell Labs Update

Date
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April 2013

Title

Challenges of Passive Funding

Date
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April 2013

Title

GiveWell’s History of Philanthropy/Philanthropy Journalism Project

Date
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March 2013

Title

Update on GiveWell’s Plans for 2013

Date
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February 2013

Title

GiveWell’s Plan for 2013: A Top-Level Decision

Date
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September 2012

Title

US Cochrane Center (USCC) Gets Our First “Quick Grant” Recommendation

Date
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September 2012

Title

Recent Board Meeting on GiveWell’s Evolution

Date
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July 2012

Title

Some History Behind Our Shifting Approach to Research

Date
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June 2012

Title

GiveWell and Good Ventures

Date
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