Seth D. Baum

Global Catastrophic Risk Institute

Executive Director

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

On the Promotion of Safe and Socially Beneficial Artificial Intelligence

Global Catastrophic Risk Institute Working Paper 16-1
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Aug 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

artificial intelligence, beneficial artificial intelligence, artificial intelligence safety, social psychology

2.

The Ethics of Outer Space: A Consequentialist Perspective

In James S.J. Schwartz and Tony Milligan (editors), 2016, The Ethics of Space Exploration. Berlin: Springer, pages 109-123.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

ethics, consequentialism, outer space

3.

Risk Analysis and Risk Management for the Artificial Superintelligence Research and Development Process

In James Miller, Vic Callaghan, Roman Yampolskiy, and Stuart Armstrong (editors), The Technological Singularity: Managing the Journey. Berlin: Springer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Anthony M. Barrett and Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute and Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

risk analysis, risk management, artificial intelligence

4.

Integrating the Planetary Boundaries and Global Catastrophic Risk Paradigms

Ecological Economics, Vol. 107, 2014, pages 13-21.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum and Itsuki C. Handoh
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute and Independent
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Abstract:

risk, resilience, sustainability

5.

The Far Future Argument for Confronting Catastrophic Threats to Humanity: Practical Significance and Alternatives

Futures, vol. 72 (September), pages 86-96.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

ethics, risk, future

6.

Description, Prescription and the Choice of Discount Rates

Ecological Economics, vol. 69, no. 1, 2009, pp. 197-205
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

discounting, ethics

7.

A Model of Pathways to Artificial Superintelligence Catastrophe for Risk and Decision Analysis

Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Anthony M. Barrett and Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute and Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

risk analysis, decision analysis, artificial intelligence

8.

Winter-Safe Deterrence as a Practical Contribution to Reducing Nuclear Winter Risk: A Reply

Contemporary Security Policy, vol. 36, no. 2 (August), pages 387-397.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

international security, nuclear weapons, deterrence, risk

9.

Winter-Safe Deterrence: The Risk of Nuclear Winter and its Challenge to Deterrence

Contemporary Security Policy, vol. 36, no. 1 (April), pages 123-148.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

international security, nuclear weapons, deterrence, risk

10.

Analyzing and Reducing the Risks of Inadvertent Nuclear War between the United States and Russia

Science and Global Security 21(2): 106-133
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum and Anthony M. Barrett
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute and Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

international security, nuclear weapons, risk

11.

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Space Exploration: Some Ethical Considerations

Space Policy, vol. 25, no. 2, pages 75-80
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

ethics, outer space, cost-benefit analysis

12.

Confronting the Threat of Nuclear Winter

Futures, vol. 72 (September), pages 69-79.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

international security, nuclear weapons, risk

13.

The Ethics of Global Catastrophic Risk from Dual-Use Bioengineering

Ethics in Biology, Engineering and Medicine, vol. 4, no. 1, pages 59-72.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum and Grant S. Wilson
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute and Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

risk, ethics, biotechnology, bioengineering, international law

14.

Risk and Resilience for Unknown, Unquantifiable, Systemic, and Unlikely/Catastrophic Threats

Environment, Systems, and Decisions, vol. 35, no. 2 (June), pages 229-236.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

risk, resilience, uncertainty

15.

Reconciliation between Factions Focused on Near-Term and Long-Term Artificial Intelligence

AI & Society, doi 10.1007/s00146-017-0734-3
Number of pages: 11
Seth D. Baum
Global Catastrophic Risk Institute
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Abstract:

artificial intelligence, near-term artificial intelligence, long-term artificial intelligence, societal impacts of artificial intelligence, artificial general intelligence, artificial superintelligence