Existential risk


Discussion of existential risk.

=> Logically a later, but necessary, stage in analysis.

This includes AI safety research and existential risk literature that gets the climate emergency persistently, and fatally, wrong. (Case in point: Bostrom 2019, profoundly misjudging climate and transition risk.)

  • Bostrom, Nick. 2019. “The Vulnerable World Hypothesis.” Global Policy 10(4): 455–76. doi: 10.1111/1758-5899.12718

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