Seth D. Baum

Global Catastrophic Risk Institute

Executive Director

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

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

Forthcoming, AI & Society, doi 10.1007/s00146-017-0734-3
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 May 2017
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

2.

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

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.

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

5.

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

6.

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

7.

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

8.

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

9.

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

10.

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

11.

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

12.

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

13.

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

14.

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

15.

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