Integrating induction and deduction for finding evidence of discrimination

  title={Integrating induction and deduction for finding evidence of discrimination},
  author={Salvatore Ruggieri and Dino Pedreschi and Franco Turini},
  journal={Artificial Intelligence and Law},
Automatic Decision Support Systems (DSS) are widely adopted for screening purposes in socially sensitive tasks, including access to credit, mortgage, insurance, labor market and other benefits. While less arbitrary decisions can potentially be guaranteed, automatic DSS can still be discriminating in the socially negative sense of resulting in unfair or unequal treatment of people. We present a reference model for finding (prima facie) evidence of discrimination in automatic DSS which is driven… CONTINUE READING
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