Algorithmic Decision-Making in AVs: Understanding Ethical and Technical Concerns for Smart Cities

  title={Algorithmic Decision-Making in AVs: Understanding Ethical and Technical Concerns for Smart Cities},
  author={Hazel Si Min Lim and Araz Taeihagh},
  journal={PRN: Technology \& Ethics (Sub-Topic)},
Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) are increasingly embraced around the world to advance smart mobility and more broadly, smart, and sustainable cities. Algorithms form the basis of decision-making in AVs, allowing them to perform driving tasks autonomously, efficiently, and more safely than human drivers and offering various economic, social, and environmental benefits. However, algorithmic decision-making in AVs can also introduce new issues that create new safety risks and perpetuate discrimination… 

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