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AI Concept “The potential for machine learning systems to amplify discrimination is not going away on its own,” says one expert. “Companies need to actively teach their technology to not discriminate.” (Image: Shutterstock)

While machine learning systems – if designed well — can help minimize human bias in decision-making, it’s also very possible that such systems can also reinforce systemic bias and discrimination, according to the World Economic Forum white paper, “How to Prevent Discriminatory Outcomes in Machine Learning.”

Katie Kuehner-Hebert

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