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points | 11.07.16

Ethics review for pernicious feedback loops

Jacob Metcalf

D&S researcher Jacob Metcalf adds his perspective to the D&S Weapons of Math Destruction response.

Algorithms not only model, they also create. For researchers grappling with the ethics of data analytics, these feedback loops are the most challenging to our familiar tools for science and technology ethics.

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