Zachary Robinson: Using "back of the envelope calculations" (BOTECs) to prioritize interventions

by EA Global1 min read25th Oct 2020No comments

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In this EA Student Summit 2020 talk, Zach Robinson talks about why, when, and how to use "back of the envelope calculations" (BOTECs) to inform altruistic decision-making and walks through an example to demonstrate key concepts.

In the future, we may post a transcript for this talk, but we haven't created one yet. If you'd like to create a transcript for this talk, contact Aaron Gertler — he can help you get started.

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