CSDA in the Media

Bias detectives: the researchers striving to make algorithms fair

Nature, June 20 2018

Twelve Questions with Big-data expert Rhema Vaithianathan

The New Zealand Herald, March 27 2018

A quarter of Kiwi kids reported to chid protection services, AUT study reveals

The New Zealand Herald, March 7 2018

A potentially lifesaving algorithm in Allegheny County, PA

Child Welfare Monitor, January 8 2018

Can an Algorithm Tell When Kids are in Danger?

New York Times, January 2 2018


Software for the Social Good: One County's Model Warehouse

Digital Communities, December 1 2017

How Machine Learning Can Improve Public Sector Services

The Regulatory Review, October 11 2017

Auditor praises Allegheny County's use of algorithm in child welfare screening

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 5 2017

Five Lessons for Implementing Predictive Analytics in Child Welfare

The Chronicle of Social Change, August 29 2017

Allegheny County DHS using algorithm to assist in child welfare screening

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 9 2017

Managing the Flow: Predictive Analytics in Child Welfare

Chronicles of Social Change, April 6 2017

Allegheny County uses big data to protect children who may be abused

WTAE Pittsburgh's Action News, February 23 2017


Pennsylvania County Leads in Use of Big Data to Stem Child Abuse, Probes Ethics First

Chronicles of Social Change, May 26 2016

John Edwards, Privacy commissioner on Privacy week issues

Radio New Zealand, May 12 2016

New ways to analyse data from social agencies

Radio New Zealand, February 26 2016

Can analytics help fix the DCF?

Boston Globe, November 7 2015

Profiling for Child Abuse

Radio New Zealand, June 25 2015

CYF in child abuse predictor trials

New Zealand Herald, May 21 2015

NZ data tool can predict risk of child abuse

Scoop, May 12 2015

From New Zealand to Pittsburgh, a Moneyball Approach to Helping Troubled Kids

Bloomberg, May 10 2015

New Zealand Crunches Big Data to Prevent Child Abuse

Economist's maths aim to forecast which children will be abused

New Zealand Herald, October 13 2012