The Ethics of Analytics
The ethics of analytics are receiving more and more attention today. Historically, the only aspect of ethics that received any substantive attention was the privacy of sensitive personal data. The broader aspects of ethics didn’t truly come to the forefront until late 2017 and early 2018.
What’s driving the sudden focus on ethics are the new, evolving artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities as well as the embedding and operationalizing of analytics as discussed in The Analytics Revolution. These two trends involve analytics making a huge number of automated decisions for us. Therefore, people want to