AI could lead to higher inequality and decades of slow wage growth -- unless it's deployed in ways that create new jobs, argues MIT economist and IDSS core faculty Daron Acemoglu.
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Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) is committed to addressing complex societal challenges by advancing education and research at the intersection of statistics, data science, information and decision systems, and social sciences.
IDSS co-hosted WiDS Cambridge, a daylong conference connecting women data scientists across academia and industry.
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Sarah Williams, an IDSS affiliate and professor of technology and planning, is combining her skills as a geographer, architect, data scientist, and city planner to digitally map informal transportation networks in developing cities and create data for civic change.