My main philosophical interests are value theory, population ethics, normative ethics, logic, animal ethics, and risks of astronomical future suffering. Personal website: https://www.simonknutsson.com/.

Supervisors: Gustaf Arrhenius and Krister Bykvist.
 

Publications

Knutsson, S. Published online 2019. The world destruction argument. Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy. Open access at permanent link http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0020174X.2019.1658631. Preprint with extra material at https://www.simonknutsson.com/the-world-destruction-argument/.

Knutsson, S. and Munthe, C., 2017. A virtue of precaution regarding the moral status of animals with uncertain sentience. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, 30(2), pp. 213-224. Official full-text view-only at http://rdcu.be/r4dG.