The Repercussions of Gender Bias in Data
Data helps inform decisions about everything from employee salaries to new legislation. But half of the population – women and girls – are not only misrepresented, they are often missing altogether from this data. This gender data gap translates to biased information which, in turn, leads to bad policies and bad decisions. Emily Courey Pryor of Data2X and Shaida Badiee of Open Data Watch explore issues and consequences around gender biased data in this latest video.
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