I mean, besides:
Crops Rotting in the Fields
More Semi-Literate Immigrants Needed
Prof. Philip Tetlock is looking for volunteer players for another of his spook-sponsored competitions of your ability to forecast world events. It’s a follow up to Tetlock’s Good Judgment project, which I’ve often written about.
The Hybrid Forecasting Competition (HFC) is a government-sponsored research program designed to test the limits of geopolitical forecasting. By combining the ingenuity of human analysts with cutting edge machine systems (including statistical models and algorithms), HFC will develop novel capabilities to help the U.S. Intelligence Community improve their forecasts in an increasingly uncertain world.
Be a part of this breakthrough research program and test your skills as a forecaster while helping to develop systems that could produce the most accurate forecasts ever.
Here’s my 2016 review in Taki’s Magazine of Tetlock’s frequent flier book Superforecasting.