The tractability of a problem (also called its solvability) is the degree to which it is solvable by a given increase in the resources allocated to it. Together with importance and neglectedness, importance is one of the three factors in the ITN framework.

Further reading

Kwa, Thomas (2022) Most problems don’t differ dramatically in tractability (under certain assumptions), Effective Altruism Forum, May 3.

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