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This is my obsessively curated list of research papers and articles on ethics in AI that I have been collecting over the years. Ones in bold are those that I refer back to and found particularly useful. Let me know if I am missing your favorites.
2019 Peer-reviewed Artificial Intelligence Crime: An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Foreseeable Threats and Solutions (2/14/19) Is It Good to Cooperate? Testing the Theory of Morality-as-Cooperation in 60 Societies (2/8/19) Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms (2/7/19) Private Accountability in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (2019) No training required: Exploring random encoders for sentence classification (Jan 2019) Uncovering and Mitigating Algorithmic Bias through Learned Latent Structure (Jan 2019) Explaining Models: An Empirical Study of How Explanations Impact Fairness Judgment (1/23/19) Attenuating Bias in Word Vectors (1/23/19) Wikipedia Cultural Diversity Dataset: A Complete Cartography for 300 Language Editions (1/23/19) Identifying and Correcting Label Bias in Machine Learning (1/1/5/19) Actionable Auditing: Investigating the Impact of Publicly Naming Biased Performance Results of Commercial AI Products (Jan 2019) Government, NGO, and expert publications Council of Europe: Algorithmic Used To Manipulate Social And Political Behaviours (2/18/19) Public deliberation could help address AI’s legitimacy problem in 2019 (2/8/19) Start with values: How innovation can be bold, fast and responsible (1/31/19) AI in Context: The Labor of Integrating New Technologies (1/30/19) The ethical and political questions raised by AI (1/29/19) (1/24/19) Automation and artificial intelligence: How machines are affecting people and places (1/23/19) Building Ethically Aligned AI Ethics and technology in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (1/21/19) Why AI is failing the next generation of women (1/18/19) Creating AI Systems That Take Culture into Account (1/17/19) Overcoming barriers to AI adoption (1/16/19) Facebook Algorithms and Personal Data (Pew Survey) (1/16/19) Case study: Algorithmic decision-making and accountability (Jan 2019) Singapore Proposed Model Artificial Intelligence Governance Framework (Jan 2019) Artificial Intelligence: American Attitudes and Trends (Jan 2019) Future of work research papers (Jan 2019) News/popular press Over 2000 people died after receiving Centrelink robo-debt notice, figures reveal (2/18/19) New AI fake text generator may be too dangerous to release, say creators (2/14/19) THE REAL REASON TECH STRUGGLES WITH ALGORITHMIC BIAS (2/12/19) GOOGLE AND MICROSOFT WARN THAT AI MAY DO DUMB THINGS (2/11/19) YouTube announces it will no longer recommend conspiracy videos (2/10/19) How Vodafone’s Chatbot Technology Is Helping It Cut Jobs (2/8/19) I Cut the 'Big Five' Tech Giants From My Life. It Was Hell (2/7/19) Microsoft warns investors that its artificial-intelligence tech could go awry and hurt its reputation (2/6/19) Goodbye, trolley problem. This is Silicon Valley’s new ethics test. (2/5/19) SUPPOSEDLY ‘FAIR’ ALGORITHMS CAN PERPETUATE DISCRIMINATION (2/5/19) Microsoft warned investors that biased or flawed AI could hurt the company’s image (2/5/19) Five Takeaways from an AI Fairness Conference (2/2/19) JUSTICE BY THE NUMBERS: MEET THE STATISTICIAN TRYING TO FIX BIAS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE ALGORITHMS (2/1/19) Guidelines for human-AI interaction design (2/1/19) Automated background checks are deciding who’s fit for a home (2/1/19) Getting efficient with “What-happens-if …” (2/1/19) (1/31/19) A.I. Could Worsen Health Disparities Google’s head of translation on fighting bias in language and why AI loves religious texts (1/30/19) This Is Your Brain Off Facebook (1/30/19) (1/30/19) Prisons Are Building Databases of Inmates' Voice Prints New York Insurers Can Evaluate Your Social Media Use—If They Can Prove Why It’s Needed (1/30/19) San Francisco proposal would ban government facial recognition use in the city (1/29/19) ML Integrity: Four Production Pillars For Trustworthy AI (1/29/19) IBM releases Diversity in Faces, a dataset of over 1 million annotations to help reduce facial recognition bias (1/29/19) (1/28/19) How to lift the veil off hidden algorithms SECURITY ISN'T ENOUGH. SILICON VALLEY NEEDS 'ABUSABILITY' TESTING (1/28/19) Being Ethical: How to Beat Bias in AI and Be Transparent (1/28/19) MIT hopes to automatically 'de-bias' face detection AI (1/27/19) Speaking Black Dialect in Courtrooms Can Have Striking Consequences (1/25/19) (1/25/19) Bias in, bias out: the Stanford scientist out to make AI less white and male The Hidden Automation Agenda of the Davos Elite (1/25/19) (1/24/19) Amazon Is Pushing Facial Technology That a Study Says Could Be Biased Quarter of U.S. jobs could be jeopardized by AI, research shows (1/24/19) A.I. and Automation Will Hit Low-Skill Jobs and Trump Swing States Hardest (1/24/19) Workers in heartland states most at risk of losing jobs to AI, new study finds (1/24/19) Automation is a bigger threat to inland California workers, study finds (1/24/19) Can we make artificial intelligence ethical? (1/23/19) Artificial Intelligence and Ethics (Jan/Feb 2019) The AI Arms Race Means We Need AI Ethics (1/22/19) A.I. Is Sending People to Jail — and Getting It Wrong (1/21/19) What makes AI ethicists “the top hire companies need to succeed”? (1/21/19) Why Is AI And Machine Learning So Biased? The Answer Is Simple Economics (1/20/19) Giving algorithms a sense of uncertainty could make them more ethical (1/18/19) How This Chicago Company Is Using Predictive Analytics To Decrease Bias (1/17/19) US military trusted more than Google, Facebook to develop AI: survey (1/14/19) The weaponization of artificial intelligence (1/14/19) AI can wreak havoc if left unchecked by humans (1/14/19) Facial and emotional recognition; how one man is advancing artificial intelligence (1/13/19) One day your voice will control all your gadgets, and they will control you (1/11/19) How a Google Researcher Is Making AI Easier to Understand (1/10/19) Americans want to regulate AI but don’t trust anyone to do it (1/10/19) Never mind killer robots—here are six real AI dangers to watch out for in 2019 (1/7/19) The Future Of Recruiting In The Age of Automation And Artificial Intelligence (1/4/19) 2019 Is the Year to Stop Talking About Ethics and Start Taking Action (1/4/19) How a Feel-Good AI Story Went Wrong in Flint (1/3/19) New App Helps People Remember Faces (1/1/19) 2018 Peer-reviewed The Bias Bias in Behavioral Economics (12/31/18) Fairness Behind a Veil of Ignorance: A Welfare Analysis for Automated Decision Making (Dec 2018) Improving fairness in machine learning systems: What do industry practitioners need? (12/13/18) 50 Years of Test (Un)fairness: Lessons for Machine Learning (11/25/18) An Ethical Framework for a Good AI Society: Opportunities, Risks, Principles, and Recommendations Even If AI Can Cure Loneliness — Should It? (11/9/18) Fairness and Abstraction in Sociotechnical Systems (11/7/18) (10/5/18) Model Cards for Model Reporting (Oct 2018) The dangers of automating social programs Language Modeling Teaches You More Syntax than Translation Does: Lessons Learned Through Auxiliary Task Analysis (9/26/18) TRANSPARENCY AND EXPLANATION IN DEEP REINFORCEMENT LEARNING NEURAL NETWORKS (9/17/18) (Sept 2018) World Economic Forum - The Future of Work 2018 Report A Moral Framework for Understanding of Fair ML through Economic Models of Equality of Opportunity (9/10/18) Building Safer AGI by introducing Artificial Stupidity (8/11/18) (July 2018) GENDER SHADES: INTERSECTIONAL ACCURACY DISPARITIES IN COMMERCIAL GENDER CLASSIFICATION A case study of algorithm-assisted decision making in child maltreatment hotline screening decisions (July 2018) A review of possible effects of cognitive biases on interpretation of rule-based machine learning models (6/27/18) AI and the economy (6/13/18) (5/30/18) Why is my classifier discriminatory? ENHANCING THE ACCURACY AND FAIRNESS OF HUMAN DECISION MAKING (5/25/18) The Dataset Nutrition Label: A Framework To Drive Higher Data Quality Standards (5/9/18) Addressing Age-Related Bias in Sentiment Analysis (April 2018) It’s Time to Do Something: Mitigating the Negative Impacts of Computing Through a Change to the Peer Review Process (3/29/18) DATASHEETS FOR DATASETS (3/23/18) Data Statements for NLP: Toward Mitigating System Bias and Enabling Better Science (2/23/18) DELAYED IMPACT OF FAIR MACHINE LEARNING (3/12/18) A Reductions Approach to Fair Classification (3/6/18) Fairness and Accountability Design Needs for Algorithmic Support in High-Stakes Public Sector Decision-Making (2/318) AN AI RACE FOR STRATEGIC ADVANTAGE: RHETORIC AND RISKS (February 2018) Transparent Model Distillation (1/26/18) The accuracy, fairness, and limits of predicting recidivism (1/17/18) Government, NGO, and expert publications Discrimination, artificial intelligence, and algorithmic decision-making (2018) AI Index 2018 Annual Report (December 2018) AI Narratives Report (12/11/18) The AI Maturity Playbook (12/11/18) Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Humans (Pew Survey) (12/10/18) AI Now 2018 Report (12/6/18) AI Now 2018 Recommendations (12/6/18) AI Fairness for People with Disabilities: Point of View (11/26/18) (Pew Survey) (11/16/18) Public Attitudes Toward Computer Algorithms Gender, Race and Power: Outlining a New AI Research Agenda (11/15/18) AI4People—An Ethical Framework for a Good AI Society: Opportunities, Risks, Principles, and Recommendations (11/2/18) Portrayals and perceptions of AI and why they matter (Nov 2018) Applying AI for Social Good: McKinsey Report (Nov 2018) Declaration on Ethics and Data Protection in Artificial Intelligence by 40th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (10/23/18) (10/16/18) Big data and AI: Ethical and societal implications Governing Artificial Intelligence: Upholding Human Rights & Dignity (10/10/18) In Advanced and Emerging Economies Alike, Worries About Job Automation (Pew: Survey) (9/13/18) (Sept 2018) Cognitive diversity: AI and the future of work (Sept. 2018) Playing with fairness An ethics checklist for data scientists (8/29/18) Brookings survey finds divided views on artificial intelligence for warfare, but support rises if adversaries are developing it Factsheets for AI Services (8/22/18) (2018) Ethical OS: A guide to anticipating the future impact of today’s technology Critical Perspectives on Artificial Intelligence and Human Rights (6/19/18) Data ethics framework (6/13/18) Analyzing & Preventing Unconscious Bias in Machine Learning (6/12/18) How good are Google's new AI ethics principles? (6/7/18) Google’s AI Principles (6/6/18) The State of Machine Learning (ML) Adoption in the Enterprise - O'Reilly Survey (June 2018) The Toronto Declaration: Protecting the rights to equality and non-discrimination in machine learning systems (5/16/18) (5/4/18) Designing ethically pt. 2 Designing ethically pt. 1 (5/2/18) Skill shift: Automation and the future of the workforce (May 2018) Algorithmic impact assessments: A practical framework for public agency accountability (4/9/18) (3/12/18) How to Prevent Discriminatory Outcomes in Machine Learning (2/20/18) 21 definitions of fairness and their politics The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence: Forecasting, Prevention, and Mitigation (2/20/18) (2/12/18) Face Off: Law Enforcement Use of Face Recognition Technology News/popular press The Verge 2018 tech report card: AI (12/30/18) Are AI toys ethical? (12/27/18) The Welfare State Is Committing Suicide by Artificial Intelligence (12/25/18) The case for taking AI seriously as a threat to humanity (12/23/18) HELLO 2019: 3 Predictions On How AI Will Learn and Impact Society (12/21/18) The prison-reforming First Step Act has a critical software bug (12/21/18) 'Kill your foster parents': Amazon's Alexa talks murder, sex in AI experiment (12/21/18) The rise of A.I. could hurt women's careers in a major way (12/21/18) Amazon error allowed Alexa user to eavesdrop on another home (12/20/18) AI makers get political (12/19/18) Super Human or Less Human? (12/16/18) It’s time for a Bill of Data Rights (12/14/18) Nine charts that really bring home just how fast AI is growing (12/12/18) Your Apps Know Where You Were Last Night, and They’re Not Keeping It Secret (12/10/18) Fixing Bias In Algorithms Is Possible, And This Scientist Is Doing It (12/9/18) 120 predictions for AI for 2019 (12/9/18) The Seductive Diversion of ‘Solving’ Bias in Artificial Intelligence (12/8/18) Bank of America Tech Chief Defines Responsible AI Projects (12/5/18) Help Wanted: An Examination of Hiring Algorithms, Equity, and Bias (Dec 2018) Technologist Vivienne Ming: 'AI is a human right' (12/7/18) New Research Reveals 75 Percent of Customers Still Favour Live Agent Support for Customer Service vs 25 Percent Self-Service and Chatbots (12/6/18) Are Silicon Valley’s Autoreplies Taking Over Our Minds? (12/6/18) Facial recognition has to be regulated to protect the public, says AI report (12/6/18) Facial recognition: It’s time for action (12/6/18) AI has a culturally-biased worldview that Google has a plan to change (12/2/18) 10 Fundamental Insights about the Tech-Driven Future for Humanity and why women, POC, and other underrepresented people in tech should lead it (11/29/18) Why AI Needs To Reflect Society (11/29/18) INSTAGRAM WILL USE AI TO DESCRIBE IMAGES FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED USERS (11/28/18) 10 Most Important AI Research Papers for 2018 (11/27/18) UK police wants AI to stop violent crime before it happens (11/26/18) Tech giants offer empty apologies because users can’t quit (11/26/18) THE DANGEROUS JUNK SCIENCE OF VOCAL RISK ASSESSMENT (11/25/18) How Cheap Labor Drives China’s A.I. Ambitions (11/25/18) Wanted: The ‘perfect babysitter.’ Must pass AI scan for respect and attitude (11/23/18)
Siri, is artificial intelligence biased?” (11/20/18) How to use science fiction to teach tech ethics (11/19/18) One of the Fathers of AI Is Worried About Its Future (11/19/18) A new DNA sequencing service wants to reward you for sharing your data (11/15/18) Google 'betrays patient trust' with DeepMind Health move (11/14/18) Harvard researchers want to school Congress about AI (11/14/18) Don’t Believe Every AI You See (11/13/18) Algorithmic Bias or Fairness: The Importance of the Economic Context (11/13/18) In the Age of A.I., Is Seeing Still Believing? (11/12/18) The newest Jim Crow (11/8/18) Breaking down AI’s trustability challenges (11/8/18) Google Workers’ Walkout Signals Crisis of Faith in Company Culture (11/2/18) How to Stop Technology From Becoming a Digital Frankenstein (10/31/18) Should a Self-Driving Car Kill the Baby or the Grandma? Depends on Where You’re From (10/29/18) 4 human-caused biases we need to fix for machine learning (10/27/18) The Digital Gap Between Rich and Poor Kids Is Not What We Expected (10/26/18) A Dark Consensus About Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley (10/26/18) IBM explores the intersection of AI, ethics–and Pac-Man (10/25/18) The AI cold war that threatens us all (10/23/18) No Innovation Without Representation (10/23/18) Companies are on the hook if their hiring algorithms are biased (10/22/18) No, A.I. Won’t Solve the Fake News Problem (10/20/18) When AI Misjudgment Is Not an Accident (10/19/18) An Ethical Awakening in AI (10/18/18) (10/17/18) Weapons of Micro Destruction: How Our ‘Likes’ Hijacked Democracy When Alexa Can’t Understand You (10/16/18) MICROSOFT'S NADELLA SAYS AI CAN MAKE THE WORLD MORE INCLUSIVE (10/15/18) WIRED25: Ethical AI: Intel's Genevieve Bell On Living with Artificial Intelligence (10/15/18) A Right to Reasonable Inferences: Re-thinking Data Protection Law in the Age of Big Data and AI (10/11/18) Building trust in AI applications (10/11/18) Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool that showed bias against women (10/9/18) WHEN TECH KNOWS YOU BETTER THAN YOU KNOW YOURSELF (10/4/18) Think computers are less biased than people? Think again. (10/3/18) Why Technology Favors Tyranny (Oct. 2018) Build a minimum ethical product (9/30/18) 5 takeaways on the state of AI from Disrupt SF (9/28/18) Senators introduce the ‘Artificial Intelligence in Government Act’ (9/26/18) Taking algorithms to court (9/24/18) Senators are asking whether artificial intelligence could violate US civil rights laws (9/21/18) (9/21/18) Artificial intelligence hates the poor and disenfranchised IBM launches cloud tool to detect AI bias and explain automated decisions (9/19/18) The exploitation, injustice, and waste powering our AI (9/18/18) (9/17/18) How AI is already affecting jobs The Human Promise of the AI Revolution (9/14/18) High Time to Regulate Face Recognition A.I. (9/13/18) What Algorithms Know About You Based on Your Grocery Cart (9/13/18) Google Knows Where You’ve Been, but Does It Know Who You Are? (9/12/18) (9/12/18) Many voice assistant users have ‘trust issues’ with their device, study claims Ethics + Data Science (9/10/18) Underneath all the AI hype is the likelihood it threatens the poor, says this former Microsoft and Google exec (9/8/18) Left Unchecked, Artificial Intelligence Can Become Prejudiced All On Its Own (9/7/18) Artificial Intelligence is greater concern than climate change or terrorism, says new head of British Science Association (9/6/18) IBM collaborated with the NYPD on an AI system that can search for people by race (9/6/18) Everyday Ethics for Artificial Intelligence (9/5/18) Don’t believe the algorithm (9/5/18) (9/5/18) Silicon Valley Thinks Everyone Feels the Same Six Emotions (9/4/18) California just replaced cash bail with algorithms The New AI Tech Turning Heads in Video Manipulation (9/3/18) Japan developing ‘pre-crime’ artificial intelligence to predict money laundering and terror attacks (9/1/18) Now is the time to start thinking about AI’s impact on xenophobia (8/28/18) Watson is helping heal America's broken criminal-sentencing system (8/25/18) To Build Trust In Artificial Intelligence, IBM Wants Developers To Prove Their Algorithms Are Fair (8/22/18) Technologists are trying to fix the “filter bubble” problem that tech helped create (8/22/18) Who needs democracy when you have data? (8/20/18) Bias In Maternal AI Could Hurt Expectant Black Mothers (8/17/18) AI could make dodgy lip sync dubbing a thing of the past (8/17/18) AI-Driven Dermatology Could Leave Dark-Skinned Patients Behind (8/16/18) The Role of Trust in an Era of AI Bots (8/15/18) Children are susceptible to peer pressure from robots (8/15/18) (8/12/18) Yuval Noah Harari on what the year 2050 has in store for humankind Confronting demons of the computer age (8/12/18) Tech companies use “persuasive design” to get us hooked. Psychologists say it’s unethical (8/8/18) What HBR Gets Wrong About Algorithms and Bias (8/7/18) Case studies in data ethics (8/7/18) Why artificial intelligence will have very human frailties (8/3/18) Using artificial intelligence to fix Wikipedia’s gender problem (8/3/18) Facial Recognition Is the Perfect Tool for Oppression (8/2/18) Five of the scariest predictions about artificial intelligence (8/1/18) The U.K. Wants to Become the World Leader in Ethical A.I. (8/1/18) Fostering a Human-Centered Approach to Artificial Intelligence (7/31/18) Data's day of reckoning (7/31/18) The Future of Artificial Intelligence Depends on Trust (7/31/18) Alexa alternatives have a secret weapon: Privacy (7/14/18) The Economics Of Artificial Intelligence - How Cheaper Predictions Will Change The World (7/10/18) London police chief ‘completely comfortable’ using facial recognition with 98 percent error rate (7/5/18) 4 ways AI can change democracy for the better (7/4/18) Technology Alone Can't Preserve Endangered Languages (6/30/18) BIAS EVERYWHERE: Tech companies just woke up to a big problem with their AI (6/30/18) (6/28/18) AI, Ain’t I A Woman? When impact measures fail (And what to do about it) (6/26/18) Techstars: AI startups must be wary of ‘move fast and break things’ mantra (6/26/18) Facial recognition software is not ready for use by law enforcement (6/25/18) Unmasking A.I.'s Bias Problem (6/25/18) Bias detectives: the researchers striving to make algorithms fair (6/20/18) The accent gap (7/19/18) Bing researchers develop a novel way of collecting high-quality AI training data (6/18/18) UK report warns DeepMind Health could gain ‘excessive monopoly power’ (6/15/18) A Tough Week for Tech Workers, and It Won’t Be the Last (6/15/18) Plum uses AI to hire people ‘that never would have been discovered through a traditional hiring process’ (6/13/18) When it Comes to AI and Weapons, the Tech World Needs Philosophers (6/12/18) This tool lets you see–and correct–the bias in an algorithm (6/12/18) Tackling the Ethical Challenges of Slippery Technology (6/11/18) Accenture wants to beat unfair AI with a professional toolkit (6/9/18) Silicon Valley insiders say Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitter are using 'behavioural cocaine' to turn people into addicts (6/5/18) The digital poorhouse (6/4/18) Are you scared yet? Meet Norman, the psychopathic AI (6/2/18) Artificial Intelligence: Have No Fear (June 2018) China has turned Xinjiang into a police state like no other (5/31/18) Does China’s digital police state have echoes in the West? (5/31/18) Pymetrics open-sources Audit AI, an algorithm bias detection tool (5/31/18) Machine Un-Learning: Why Forgetting Might Be the Key to AI (5/31/18) Who is writing the future? Designing infrastructure for ethical AI (5/31/18) The (holy) ghost in the machine: Catholic thinkers tackle the ethics of artificial intelligence (5/26/18) Navigating the risks of artificial intelligence and machine learning in low income countries (5/24/18) (5/24/18) Enhanced AI Tools, Enhanced AI Trust How Advances in AI and Automation Will Upend Our Traditional Models of Economic Development (5/20/18) Finkle floats an ethical AI plan (5/18/18) Artificial Intelligence: What’s Human Rights Got To Do With It? (5/14/18) Algorithms are making the same mistakes assessing credit scores that humans did a century ago (5/14/18) Society needs a reboot for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (5/14/18) Aided by Palantir, the LAPD used predictive policing to monitor specific people and neighborhoods (5/11/18) This company audits algorithms to see how biased they are (5/9/18) Facebook says it has a tool to detect bias in its artificial intelligence (5/3/18) Data Violence and How Bad Engineering Choices Can Damage Society (4/30/18) Revealed: how bookies use AI to keep gamblers hooked (4/30/18) PwC: Lack of trust in AI assistants like Alexa could hinder adoption (4/29/18) It’s time to address the reproducibility crisis in AI (4/24/18) (4/19/18) What you need to know about Facebook and ethics Artificial intelligence must be 'for common good' (4/16/18) When algorithms surprise us (4/13/18) Microsoft has given up 'significant sales' over concerns that the customer will use AI for evil, says a top scientist (4/13/18) (4/10/18) Human bias is a huge problem for AI. Here’s how we’re going to fix it Drawing the Ethical Line on Weaponized Deep Learning Research (4/5/18) 7 Short-Term AI ethics questions (4/4/18) A.I. Engineers Must Open Their Designs To Democratic Control (4/2/18) What happens when an algorithm cuts your health care (3/21/18) OpenAI Wants to Make Safe AI, but That May Be an Impossible Task (3/15/18) What Developers Really Think About AI And Bias (3/15/18) Fun fact of the day: Voice recognition tech is naturally sexist (3/14/18) The case for fairer algorithms (3/14/18) Google's DeepMind Has An Idea For Stopping Biased AI (3/13/18) How to Make A.I. That’s Good for People (3/7/18) The ART of AI — Accountability, Responsibility, Transparency (3/4/18) Is Artificial Intelligence the Ultimate Test for Privacy? (3/2/18) New Report on Emerging AI Risks Paints a Grim Future (2/21/18) Interpreting machine learning models (2/20/18) “We’re in a diversity crisis”: cofounder of Black in AI on what’s poisoning algorithms in our lives (2/14/18) Google's DeepMind Has An Idea For Stopping Biased AI (2/13/18) He Predicted The 2016 Fake News Crisis. Now He's Worried About An Information Apocalypse. (2/11/18) Facial Recognition Is Accurate, if You’re a White Guy (2/9/18) SHOULD DATA SCIENTISTS ADHERE TO A HIPPOCRATIC OATH? (2/8/18) (2/2/18) Dealing with Imbalanced Classes in Machine Learning WHY DO WE KEEP GENDERING OUR AI ASSISTANTS? (1/26/18) Algorithms are making American inequality worse (1/26/18) Sorry, Alexa Is Not a Feminist (1/24/18) A CHILD ABUSE PREDICTION MODEL FAILS POOR FAMILIES (1/15/18) Why bots go bad: Curbing transgressive tendencies in AI (1/3/18) Can an Algorithm Tell When Kids Are in Danger? (1/2/18) The Impact of Machine Learning on Economics (Jan 2018) Artificial Intelligence Trends to Watch in 2018 - CB Insights 2017 Peer-reviewed Explainable AI: Beware of Inmates Running the Asylum Or: How I Learnt to Stop Worrying and Love the Social and Behavioural Sciences (12/2/17) Are Algorithms Building the New Infrastructure of Racism? How we use big data can reinforce our worst biases—or help fix them (12/2/17) Avoiding discrimination through causal reasoning (12/2017) The real risks of artificial intelligence (2017) Distill-and-Compare: Auditing Black-Box Models Using Transparent Model Distillation (10/17/17) Is that social bot behaving unethically? (Sept 2017) Toward algorithmic transparency and accountability (Sept 2017) Algorithmic decision making and the cost of fairness (8/13/17) Human decisions and machine predictions (2017) Men Also Like Shopping: Reducing Gender Bias Amplification using Corpus-level Constraints (7/29/17) (2017) Decoupled classifiers for fair and efficient machine learning Algorithmic decision making and the cost of fairness (6/10/17) Responses to Critiques on Machine Learning of Criminality Perceptions (5/26/17) Goal-Oriented Design for Ethical Machine Learning and NLP (4/4/17) Racial Discrimination in the Sharing Economy: Evidence from a Field Experiment. (April 2017) Goal-Oriented Design for Ethical Machine Learning and NLP (2017) Identifying Unknown Unknowns in the Open World: Representations and Policies for Guided Exploration (2017) Refractive Surveillance: Monitoring Customers to Manage Workers (submitted 2/8/17) Semantics derived automatically from language corpora contain human-like biases (2017) Government, NGO, and expert publications IEEE Standards Association Ethically Aligned Design guidelines v2 (12/2017) Montreal Responsible AI Declaration (11/17) WHAT’S NEXT FOR MACHINE LEARNING: ETHICS AND EXPLAINABILITY IN AI FOR FRAUD (11/2017) (10/2017) AI Now 2017 Report Bots Won’t Just Help Us Buy Stuff. They’ll Help Us Become Better Versions of Ourselves (6/1/17) News/popular press Can we teach morality to machines? Three perspectives on ethics for artificial intelligence (12/19/17) Inside China’s vast new experiment in social ranking (12/14/17) New York City’s Bold, Flawed Attempt to Make Algorithms Accountable (12/12/17) The trouble with bias (12/10/17) ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SEEKS AN ETHICAL CONSCIENCE (12/7/17) Researchers Combat Gender and Racial Bias in Artificial Intelligence (12/4/17) Global AI Dialogue Series: Observations from the China-US Workshop in Beijing (12/2/2017) Ethics at scale (11/29/17) Google Translate’s gender bias pairs “he” with “hardworking” and “she” with lazy, and other examples (11/29/17) Can A.I. Be Taught to Explain Itself? (11/21/17) This Chatbot Is Trying Hard To Look And Feel Like Us (11/15/17) Trustworthy AI? Yes, by design (11/8/17) Who’s the fairest of them all? Not AI (11/8/17) When Data Science Destabilizes Democracy and Facilitates Genocide (11/2/17) The 10 Top Recommendations for the AI Field in 2017 (10/18/17) What Silicon Valley gets wrong about universal basic income (10/16/17) Can we teach robots ethics? (10/15/17) Asking the right questions about AI (10/11/17) Forget killer robots - Bias is the real AI danger (10/3/17) Artificial intelligence is about the people, not the machines (9/30/17) (9/26/17) How to recognize exclusion in AI Instagram uses 'I will rape you' post as Facebook ad in latest algorithm mishap (9/21/17) Artificial intelligence can make our societies more equal. Here’s how (9/21/17) Training soft skills into AI technology (9/19/17) AI research is in desperate need of an ethical watchdog (9/18/17) New AI can guess whether you’re gay or straight from a photograph (9/7/17) How to regulate artificial intelligence (9/1/17) Turns out Algorithms are racist (8/31/17) New app scans your face and tells companies whether you’re worth hiring (8/25/17) Machines taught by photos learn a biased view of women (8/21/17) AI’s biggest challenge is human, not technological. (8/19/17) AI programs are learning to exclude African-American voices (8/16/17) Teaching AI systems to behave themselves (8/13/17) Why we desperately need women to design AI (8/4/17) Biased AI is a threat to civil liberties. The ACLU has a plan to fix it. (7/25/17) Technology Is Biased Too. How Do We Fix It? 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