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University of Pennsylvania — Geopolitical Forecasting Research (2021)

Organization Name 
Award Date 
2/2021
Grant Amount 
$132,181
Purpose 
To support research on potential geopolitical applications of quantified forecasting methods.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant investigator: Luke Muehlhauser

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Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $132,181 to the University of Pennsylvania to support follow-up activities related to Professor Michael Horowitz’s research on potential geopolitical applications of quantified forecasting methods. Following our August 2020 support, Professor Horowitz completed a report identifying means for quantified forecasting to enhance the decision-making capabilities of the U.S. government.