This article is meant as a summary and introduction to the ideas of effective field theory as applied to gravitational systems, ideas which provide the theoretical foundations for the modern use of General Relativity as a theory from which precise predictions are possible.

@inproceedings{Burgess2003QuantumGI,
title={Quantum Gravity in Everyday Life: General Relativity as an Effective Field},
author={Cliff P. Burgess},
year={2003}
}