ECS 189G, Spring 23: Fairness in Machine Learning
Are machine learning (ML) algorithms biased against minorities and
- A 2016
investigated COMPAS, an ML algorithm designed to predict recidivism by
those convicted of crimes. COMPAS was being used by judges as an aid in
- Actually, many ML applications have been found to have serious
biases, and many remedies have been sought and proposed.
- Our course will cover tools to measure and correct ML algorithmic