Law

Podcasts  |  ,   |  August 1, 2020

Bias, Algorithms and Criminal Justice

Podcast episode with Chelsea Barabas. Lots of algorithmic tools are now used to support decision-making in the criminal justice system. Many of them are criticised for being biased. What should . . .

Articles  |  ,   |  February 14, 2020

The limits of human predictions of recidivism

Peer-reviewed article by Zhiyuan “Jerry” Lin, Jongbin Jung, Sharad Goel, and Jennifer Skeem. Published in Science Advances. Abstract: Dressel and Farid recently found that laypeople were as accurate as statistical . . .