Johnson and Nikhil explore the concepts of social capital and credibility.
Johnson and Nikhil talk about different voting systems and how they would affect the American political landscape.
Minnesota’s famous 1998 gubernatorial election: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota_gubernatorial_election,_1998
Richmond, Virgina’s 2016 mayoral election: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richmond,_Virginia_mayoral_election,_2016 (Nikhil apologizes - the winner got 35% of the vote, not 20% as he thought)
Shifting four counties changes the 2016 election: http://wapo.st/2s1ppMi
Some weird problems with other voting systems: http://zesty.ca/voting/sim/
How to run your own Concordet election!: http://civs.cs.cornell.edu/
The organization leading the voting reform effort: www.fairvote.org
CGP Grey videos that explain voting theory systems very nicely: http://bit.ly/2s1pMXc
Johnson and Nikhil discuss how to make a meaningful impact on the world.
80,000 Hours: www.80000hours.org
Dan Pallotta’s TED Talk: https://www.ted.com/talks/dan_pallotta_the_way_we_think_about_charity_is_dead_wrong
Best charities according to GiveWill: http://blog.givewell.org/2016/11/28/updated-top-charities-giving-season-2016/