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Best way to invest with leverage?

Altruists who don't care too much about risk (and young people   in general ) should plausibly use leveraged investing. What's the best way to get leverage? Margin borrowing seems like the default solution. I might try it if there's nothing better. Theoretically options could be used, but I'm unsure... Read More
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Can we set up a system for international donation trading?

In the future I'll probably want to donate to a UK charity ( Humane Slaughter Association ). Some people in the UK probably want to donate to a US charity like GiveWell or MIRI. Rather than both donating to foreign charities, we should trade donations so that we can both... Read More
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Counterfactual credit assignment

Introduction Effective altruists tend to assign credit based on counterfactuals: If I do X, how much better will the world be than if I didn't do X? This is the intuition behind the idea that the work you do in your job is at least somewhat replaceable , as well... Read More