Karen Levy

Cornell University

Assistant Professor, Department of Information Science

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Privacy, Poverty and Big Data: A Matrix of Vulnerabilities for Poor Americans

95 Washington University Law Review 53 (2017)
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 11 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Data & Society Research Institute, University of Baltimore - School of Law, Cornell University and Data & Society Research Institute
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privacy, poverty, big data, social media, employment, policing, education, digital literacy

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Privacy Dependencies

95 Washington Law Review 555 (2020)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2020
Solon Barocas and Karen Levy
Cornell University and Cornell University
Downloads 1,324 (18,297)
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privacy, anonymity, discrimination, genetics, technology, networks, inference

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Debiasing Desire: Addressing Bias and Discrimination on Intimate Platforms

Forthcoming in Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. v. 2 (CSCW) Article 73 (November 2018)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Oct 2018
University of Washington, School of Law, Students, Cornell University - Cornell Tech NYC, Cornell University and Cornell University
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platforms, bias, discrimination, ethics, design, law, policy, online dating, intimacy

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Designing Against Discrimination in Online Markets

32 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 1183 (2017)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2020
Karen Levy and Solon Barocas
Cornell University and Cornell University
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platforms, bias, discrimination, design, policy

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Discriminating Tastes: Uber's Customer Ratings as Vehicles for Workplace Discrimination

Policy & Internet, 2017, DOI: 10.1002/poi3.153
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Data & Society Research Institute, Cornell University, Cornell University and Data & Society Research Institute
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platforms, data, discrimination, bias, inequality, ratings, sharing economy, algorithm

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The Future of Work in the Age of AI: Displacement or Risk-Shifting?

Oxford Handbook of Ethics of AI, pp. 271-87 (Markus Dubber, Frank Pasquale, and Sunit Das, eds.)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Aug 2020
Pegah Moradi and Karen Levy
Cornell University and Cornell University
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artificial intelligence, AI-driven technologies, workplaces, labor processes, displacement, human work­ers, AI-induced job loss, task execution, algorithmic scheduling, fraud prediction

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Mitigating Bias in Algorithmic Hiring: Evaluating Claims and Practices

ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAT*), 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2019
Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, Cornell University, Cornell University - Department of Computer Science and Cornell University
Downloads 382 (95,728)
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algorithmic bias, employment screening

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Strange Loops: Apparent versus Actual Human Involvement in Automated Decision-Making

34 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 745–771 (2019)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2020
University of Connecticut - School of Law, Penn State University and Cornell University
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Sporting Chances: Robot Referees and the Automation of Enforcement

We Robot 2017
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Dec 2018
Meg Leta Jones and Karen Levy
Georgetown University - Communication, Culture, and Technology and Cornell University
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automated enforcement, robotics, artificial intelligence, sports, computer law

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Regulating Privacy in Public/Private Space: The Case of Nursing Home Monitoring Laws

Elder Law Journal, Vol. 26, pp. 323-363, 2019
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2019
Karen Levy, Lauren Kilgour and Clara Berridge
Cornell University, Cornell University, College of Computing and Information Science (CIS), Department of Information Science and University of Washington - School of Social Work
Downloads 244 (154,268)
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privacy, surveillance, monitoring, cameras, ethics, law, nursing homes, assisted living, public health, consent

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Intimate Surveillance

Idaho Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 3, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Karen Levy
Cornell University
Downloads 218 (171,919)
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surveillance, privacy, intimacy, sex, sexuality, family, marriage, fertility, social relationships, romance, infidelity, abuse, monitoring, data

12.

Roles for Computing in Social Change

ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAT*), 2020
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2020
Harvard University - Society of Fellows, Cornell University, Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, Cornell University, Cornell University - Department of Computer Science and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 119 (285,506)
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social change, inequality, discrimination, societal implications of AI

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Privacy Threats in Intimate Relationships

Journal of Cybersecurity 6: 1-13 (2020)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Karen Levy and Bruce Schneier
Cornell University and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 90 (343,944)
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intimacy, family, abuse, children, relationships, privacy, security

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The User as Network

First Monday, vol. 20, no. 11, (2015)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Karen Levy
Cornell University
Downloads 46 (484,696)
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user, networks, technology, tampering, pharmaceuticals, nonuse, sociotechnical systems, institutions, markets, pharmacists, methamphetamine, pseudoephedrine

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Regulating Accuracy-Efficiency Trade-Offs in Distributed Machine Learning Systems

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, Cornell University and Cornell University - Department of Computer Science
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machine learning systems, law

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Algorithms and Decision-Making in the Public Sector

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 17 (2021)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2021
Karen Levy, Kyla Chasalow and Sarah Riley
Cornell University, University of Oxford and Cornell University - Cornell University
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algorithms, technology, government, policy, prediction, accountability

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On Modeling Human Perceptions of Allocation Policies with Uncertain Outcomes

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Mar 2021
Carnegie Mellon University, Cornell University, Cornell University - Department of Computer Science and Cornell University
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Relational Big Data

66 Stanford Law Review Online 73-79, (2013)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Karen Levy
Cornell University
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big data, technology, social roles, interpersonal relations, tracking, family, self-monitoring, social relationships, economic sociology, technology policy

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Representativeness in Statistics, Politics, and Machine Learning

ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAccT) 2021
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2021
Kyla Chasalow and Karen Levy
University of Oxford and Cornell University
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representativeness, sampling, fairness, bias, participation, inclusion