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August 13, 2021
A study led by Yale Professor Molly Crockett shows that incentives of “likes” and “shares” on social media platforms like Twitter  affect the tone of online political...
August 11, 2021
Yale Professor Emily Erikson examines the history of focus on economic policy to benefit national prosperity in her latest book “Trade and Nation: How Companies and Politics...
April 14, 2021
President Biden issued an executive order forming the Presidential Commission on the Supreme Court of the United States. The Commission will be co-chaired by Yale Professor...
March 14, 2021
Yale Professor Nisheeth K. Vishnoi shares his perspective on biases in AI and how algorithms affect human behaviour. External Link: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/...
February 24, 2021
Professor Willie Jennings, Professor Tracey Meares, Professor Grace Kao, Professor Larry Gladney, Professor Michael Kraus, Professor Sarbani Basu, and Professor Ayana Jordan...
December 28, 2020
Statistical and causal notions of fairness are ubiquitous when trying to ensure equal treatment between social groups in algorithmic decision-making. In their FAT* 2020 paper...
November 23, 2020
A paper at NeurIPS 2020 from Lingxiao Huang, Nisheeth Vishnoi and K. Sudhir shows how to construct coresets for regressions on panel data. Coresets make solving optimization...