Data Science Ethics Podcast
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Discussing model behavior.
||CleanAI Has Americans Worried||Episode 23: Concerns About AI – Show Notes Horror stories of AI gone mad are everywhere in science fiction – but are they likely to become reality? Many Americans now believe so. Based on a recent Vox article covering a study from the University of||2/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProtect Privacy||Episode 22: Protect Privacy – Show Notes IT are not the only ones responsible to protect privacy of data. Data scientists share this burden as they search for, collect, store, utilize, and share vast amounts of information. In this episode,||2/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFair Fares? How airlines get away with differential pricing||Episode 21: Differential Pricing in Opaque Markets – Show Notes Why do some people pay $120 and others pay $650 for a seat on the same airplane? Or the same car insurance policy? Differential pricing is everywhere but it is especially prevalent in opa||1/30/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPrice Discrimination in Retail||Episode 20: Price Discrimination in Retail – Show Notes Price discrimination is when companies show different prices to different customers based on what each customer is willing to pay. For many retailers,||1/22/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProxy Variables||Episode 19: Proxy Variables – Show Notes This quick, informational segment introduces the concept of proxy variables. In short, proxy variables are data elements used in place of something that may be more pertinent but also more difficult to measure.||1/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrain Transparently||Episode 18: Train Transparently – Show Notes As algorithms are created and unleashed upon the world, it is crucial to understand not only what they are but how they came to be. The best way to accomplish this before chaos is wreaked is to train transp||1/8/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeasons Greetings from Lexy and Marie||Season’s greetings to you! Thank you for joining us this year for the Data Science Ethics Podcast. We’re loving this an we’re thrilled for what’s still to come. We’ve got some great topics on deck for 2019 and are continuing to make progress t||12/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDaylight Savings Time and Confirmation Bias||Episode 17: Daylight Savings Time and Confirmation Bias – Show Notes This episode was inspired by a clear lack of sleep. Today, we are discussing confirmation bias. Confirmation bias is when people seek out only the evidence that supports their point||11/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMoral Machine and We Get Stumped||Episode 16: The Moral Machine – Show Notes MIT conducted a long-term study called the Moral Machine that spanned the globe. It posed seemingly-simply questions about what a driverless car should do. These were variations on the trolley problem – a c||11/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReputational Risk and Data Transparency||Episode 15: Transparency and Reputational Risk – Show Notes Between the mortgage crisis, Madoff Scandall, and Wells Fargo’s fraudulent account openings, banks have had a rough go of it. They have become increasingly aware and sensitive to the effect||10/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|