Informing the Debate on Digital Technology and Society

The Center for Information Technology Policy (CITP) is a nexus of expertise in technology, engineering, public policy, and the social sciences. In keeping with the strong University tradition of service, the Center’s research, teaching, and events address digital technologies as they interact with society.

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CITP Director Matthew Salganik interviewed by Harvard Data Science Review about the Fragile Families Challenge

CITP Director Matthew Salganik was interviewed recently about the Fragile Families Challenge. As Salganik states in this interview: "The Fragile Families Challenge is a scientific mass collaboration designed to answer one question: how predictable are life...

CITP Fellow Annette Zimmermann interviewed about algorithmic justice on Policy Punchline podcast

CITP Fellow Annette Zimmermann, a political philosopher, was interviewed for a recent episode of Princeton University's Policy Punchline podcast. The podcast addresses the following questions: What is algorithmic bias? Is all bias bad? Where do we see algorithms...

COVID-19 Information and Updates

To protect the health and safety of the University community from the progression of COVID-19 (coronavirus), Princeton University has implemented new policies and practices. These policies are based on "the concept of social distancing, and the goal is to decrease the...