Per-Erik Milam

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
10% every year I'm employed
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
For how long?: 
Every year that I'm employed
Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
$1475Against Malaria Foundation; GiveDirectly2013
~$3525Various charitiesBefore 2013
Donations I've helped influence: 
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Your views and values

Causes you think you should devote resources to: 
Global poverty
Animal welfare
Diet: 
Vegetarian
Other social movements identified with: 
Animal Rights
Feminist
Causes and communities you're interested in: 
Animal welfare
Effective giving
Global poverty
Movement-building

You and EA

Year you first heard the term 'Effective Altruism': 
2009
Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
Giving What We Can (you've taken the pledge)
The Life You Can Save (you've taken the pledge)
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
Local chapter of an EA organisation
Friends
Giving What We Can
The Life You Can Save
Personal contact with an EA or EAs
Organisations you've volunteered or worked for: 
Giving What We Can
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
0-5 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
Friend

Your career

Planned career path: 
None of these
Confidence that you'll take this career path: 
34%-66% chance I will take this path in the future.
Skills: 
Research, teaching, public presentations

Demographics

Name: 
Per-Erik Milam
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Doctoral postgraduate degree (e.g. PhD)
Country: 
Sweden
City: 
Göteborg
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Political views: 
Left