Identifying Cost Effective Charities is Solvable
With so many worthy causes out there, GiveWell helps donors evaluate charities based on their ability to save and improve the greatest number of lives per dollar donated.
Buddy Shah is the managing director of GiveWell. He recommends these resources for learning more about informed giving.
The Life You Can Save, by Peter Singer
Doing Good Better, by William MacAskill
Strangers Drowning, by Larissa MacFarquhar