The 100km clause is a reason to pin lower. This is a really, really weird definition of "large-scale rioting" that actually is more geared towards the question "will there be a really large riot somewhere in the United States in 2020" than "Will the US see large-scale rioting in 2020".
@dan Important to also note that $1B in 1992 money is $1.8B in 2020 money, per in2013dollars.com (despite the URL, they're using an updated inflation calculator).
Back-of-the-envelope would have the building total at 880. Obviously cars/police stations/skyscrapers are using current math, per the spreadsheet, and don't have to be adjusted.
Does this resolve positively if 100 embryos are selected based on not being mentally-retarded? e.g. a process that simply eliminates chaff rather than selecting the wheatiest of the wheat?
Wording of the question seems to imply it does.
@JonathanShi Ah, thank you, that math does seem to put things into better perspective.