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Collective Intelligence as Infrastructure for Reducing Broad Global Catastrophic Risks

  title={Collective Intelligence as Infrastructure for Reducing Broad Global Catastrophic Risks},
  author={Vicky Chuqiao Yang and Anders Sandberg},
Academic and philanthropic communities have grown increasingly concerned with global catastrophic risks (GCRs), including artificial intelligence safety, pandemics, biosecurity, and nuclear war. Outcomes of many risk situations hinge on the performance of human groups, such as whether democratic governments and scientific communities can work effectively. We propose to think about these issues as Collective Intelligence (CI) problems—of how to process distributed information effectively. CI is… 

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