Athey, the Economics of Technology Professor at the Graduate School of Business, is known for her leading work into the economic impacts of the digital age. In serving as the AEA president — one of the profession’s highest honors — Athey becomes the eighth Stanford economist to lead the 136 year-old association with roughly 23,000 members.
The report, part of the AI100 project hosted by Stanford HAI, concludes that AI has made a major leap from the lab to people’s lives in recent years, which increases the urgency to understand its potential negative effects.
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The OSTP and the National Science Foundation have announced the newly formed National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource Task Force which will write the road map for expanding access to critical resources and educational tools that will spur AI innovation and economic prosperity nationwide. Fei-Fei Li is one of the 12 Task Force members.
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)