Theron Pummer argues that billionaires who pledge fortunes to charity must not just give big, but give effectively.
A video recording of Prof Peter Singer's Knox Lecture. Singer spoke to an audience of over 300 people, and the lecture raised over £1600 in donations for effective charities.
Video recordings of talks given at The Ethics of Giving Conference (23 May to 25 May in School III, University of St Andrews).
The Philosophical Quarterly welcomes essays of 8,000 words or fewer addressing the philosophy of effective altruism.
Full list of CEPPA talks for academic year, 2018 - 2019 Wednesday 26 September, 2018- Cheshire Calhoun (Arizona) - 4.30 – 6pm in Edgecliffe 104 Wednesday 3rd October 2018 - Mette High (Social Anthropology, St Andrews) 11am-12.30pm…
Call for papers. Key dates: submissions due 15 November 2018; notifications of acceptance before 25 December 2018; conference from 8-10 February 2019.
The 2017-18 schedule is now available.
Joe Slater invites us to take a broader perspective on footballer Juan Mata's decision to pledge 1% to charity.
An online discussion of Theron Pummer's "Whether and Where to Give" (in Philosophy & Public Affairs, 2016) with a critical précis by Johann Frick.
A selection of photographs taken at the Effective Altruism Conference held in March 2016 at the University of St Andrews.
Videos and slides of presentations at the Effective Altruism Conference held in March 2016 at the University of St Andrews.