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Save the Date – Terminator or the Jetsons? The Economics and Policy Implications of Artificial Intelligence

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On Thursday February 22, 2018 the Technology Policy Institute will host “Terminator or the Jetsons? The Economics and Policy Implications of Artificial Intelligence.” This all-day conference will include presentations and discussions of new studies by academic experts on many aspects of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Topics include prediction versus judgment and the limits of AI-led prediction; the relationship between AI and wages; using AI to analyze labor markets; AI and machine learning at central banks and in macroeconomic forecasting; algorithms; AI’s use in reducing errors in health care provision; and the effects of algorithmic analysis in the judicial system.

Speakers and location TBA.

 

Event Contact: Ashley Benjamin, 202-828-4405, abenjamin@techpolicyinstitute.org

The Technology Policy Institute

The Technology Policy Institute is a non-profit research and educational organization that focuses on the economics of innovation, technological change, and related regulation in the United States and around the world. More information is available at http://www.techpolicyinstitute.org/.