OP-EDS

HOW AI BIAS IN SEARCH ENGINES CONTRIBUTES TO DISINFORMATION

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January 27, 2022

DisinfoLab conducted a World in 2050-commissioned study comparing bias embedded in Google Search to GPT-3. In this article, we discuss the implications of their findings on the future of search engines and what it means for the spread of disinformation.

AI TRAINING DATA CONTRIBUTES TO ITS BIAS

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January 28, 2022

In an article explaining the ramifications of their report on identity bias in GPT-3 and Google Search, we break down how the sources of training data that make GPT-3 such a complex and accomplished AI also embed bias deep within its DNA.

NEW DESIGNS TO FIX THE SEARCH ENGINE BIAS PROBLEM

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January 29, 2022

In a follow-up to DisinfoLab's study comparing bias embedded in Google Search to GPT-3, we discuss the implications of these findings on the future of search engines and what it means for the spread of discrimination.

PUBLICATIONS

LONG-FORM PUBLICATIONS

THE ORIGINS AND EVOLUTION OF CLIMATE DISINFORMATION (I/IV)

August 6, 2021

The following publication is the first of a four-part series on climate change disinformation. These papers analyze the origins of climate disinformation, expose the international and domestic sources of climate disinformation, calculate climate disinformation’s impact, and brainstorm future policy recommendations.

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SOURCES OF CLIMATE DISINFORMATION (II/IV)

August 26, 2021

The following publication is the second of a four-part series on climate change disinformation. These papers analyze the origins of climate disinformation, expose the international and domestic sources of climate disinformation, calculate the impact of climate disinformation, and brainstorm future policy recommendations.

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RESEARCH REPORTS