Tag Archives: Worse

Bias already exists in search engine results, and it’s only going to get worse

MIT Technology Review: Bias already exists in search engine results, and it’s only going to get worse: “[In] her latest book, Algorithms of Oppression, [Safiya Umoja Noble] details research she started after that fateful Google search, and it explores the … Continue reading

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When Reading the Fine Print is Actually Worse for Consumers: The Case of Unenforceable Terms

Meirav Furth-Matzkin, On the Unexpected Use of Unenforceable Contract Terms: Evidence From the Residential Rental Market, 9 J. Legal Analysis 1 (2017). Florencia Marotta-Wurgler While disclosure has been the preferred regulatory tool to ameliorate problems arising from imperfect information, it often fails. In … Continue reading

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#The1Life: Why Spring Semester of 1L is Worse Than Fall

#The1Llife Why Spring Semester of 1L is Worse Than Fall GUEST BLOG Makenzie Way, 1L at the University of Pennsylvania Law School               Spring semester carries it with the additional burden, and stress of … Continue reading

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WORSE THINGS HAPPEN AT SEA: Watch: Cruise from hell sailed right through “bomb cyclone” despite sto…

WORSE THINGS HAPPEN AT SEA: Watch: Cruise from hell sailed right through “bomb cyclone” despite storm forecast. “According to the video’s YouTube page, the ship consistently rocked for three days, people were sleeping in the hallways because water was leaking … Continue reading

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Massive new data set suggests economic inequality is about to get even worse

Washington Post – “…inquiries into how fast wealth grows relative to the economy have been hampered by a lack of good, complete, comparable long-term data on the rates of return for various assets: stocks, bonds, real estate and the like. You’d … Continue reading

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