Fairness in Network-Friendly Recommendations

  title={Fairness in Network-Friendly Recommendations},
  author={Theodoros Giannakas and Pavlos Sermpezis and Anastasios Giovanidis and Thrasyvoulos Spyropoulos and George Arvanitakis},
  journal={2021 IEEE 22nd International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM)},
As mobile traffic is dominated by content services (e.g., video), which typically use recommendation systems, the paradigm of network-friendly recommendations (NFR) has been proposed recently to boost the network performance by promoting content that can be efficiently delivered (e.g., cached at the edge). NFR increase the network performance, however, at the cost of being unfair towards certain contents when compared to the standard recommendations. This unfairness is a side effect of NFR that… 

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