Rational Feed


EA Funds: An Update From CEA by CEA – Several EAs complained about the management of two of the EA funds. Seemingly in response to these complaints CEA is changing the leadership of these funds and implementing policies to prioritize the EA funds. In addition CEA explains its approach to the EA funds and why they had not been prioritizing them until now.


Spencer Greenberg: Bayesian Updating by 80,000 Hours – “In the episode we’ll explain the mathematically correct way to change your estimates over time: Bayes Rule. You take your initial odds, multiply them by a ‘Bayes Factor’ and boom – updated probabilities. Once you know the trick it’s even easy to do it in your head.”

Author: deluks917

Software Engineer in New York City. Admin of the SlateStarcodex discord. Math PHD drop out.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s