Christian Tarsney

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2018 - present Research Fellow, Global Priorities Institute, University of Oxford
2017 - 2018 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Centre for Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, University of Groningen
2017 PhD, University of Maryland


‘Future Bias in Action: Does the Past Matter More When You Can Affect It?’ (with Andrew James Latham, Kristie Miller, James Norton), Synthese, forthcoming

‘Vive La Différence? Structural Diversity as a Challenge for Metanormative Theories’, Ethics, forthcoming
‘Normative Uncertainty and Social Choice’, Mind, 2019
‘Rejecting Supererogationism’, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, 2019

‘Moral Uncertainty for Deontologists’, Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, 2018

‘Intertheoretic Value Comparison: A Modest Proposal’, Journal of Moral Philosophy, 2018
‘Thank Goodness That’s Newcomb: The Practical Relevance of the Temporal Value Asymmetry’, Analysis, 2017
‘Does a Discount Rate Measure the Costs of Climate Change?’, Economics & Philosophy, 2017


  • Ethics and decision theory
  • Altruistic resource prioritization
  • Philosophy of time