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Kerry_Vaughan comments on The Best of EA in 2016: Nomination Thread - Effective Altruism Forum

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Comment author: Kerry_Vaughan 08 November 2016 05:37:35PM 9 points [-]

GiveWell's post on why they recommend SCI even though deworming might have close to zero impact.

I thought this was a really good look at how GiveWell things about expected value with respect to their top charities and helps rebut the claim that EAs are mostly concerned with high certainty charity donations.