Alexander Ping

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
10% of income
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
Existential risk and far future causes
Effective Career Choice
For how long?: 
Throughout my life
Selected past donations: 
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Donations I've helped influence: 
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Views and values

Moral philosophy: 
Consequentialist/utilitarian (or think that this covers the most important considerations)
Causes you think you should devote resources to: 
Global poverty
Improving rationality or science
Far future concerns (besides existential risk)
Political reform
Diet: 
Meat-eating
Other social movements identified with: 
Animal Rights
Causes and communities you're interested in: 
Earn-to-give
Effective giving
Entrepreneurship
Global poverty
Prioritization research
Rationality

You and EA

Year you first heard the term 'Effective Altruism': 
2015
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
Oxford Tutor and Personal Research/ Thought
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
0-5 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
TED Talk (Peter Singer)

Career

Planned career path: 
Research
Confidence that you'll take this career path: 
34%-66% chance I will take this path in the future.

Demographics

Name: 
Alexander Ping
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Undergraduate degree (bachelor’s)
Country: 
United States
City: 
Macon, GA
Religious beliefs: 
Christian
Political views: 
Centre left
Full-time student?: 
Yes