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Comment author: Peter_Hurford  (EA Profile) 16 May 2017 04:51:37PM *  0 points [-]

Back in 2007, GiveWell approximately defined a life saved as saving someone who had a 50% chance of reaching age 60, which would very roughly imply ~30 DALYs per life saved. This analysis is also likely out of date with GiveWell's modern views.

I agree I'd like to see more discussion of this issue.