Proceedings

EPJ Data Science Highlight - Offline biases in online platforms

Online booking platforms such as Airbnb or Uber present themselves as and strive to be inclusive, but there is an increasing amount of both anecdotal and scientific evidence of discriminatory behavior among their users. In a study published in EPJ Data Science, researchers at University College London set out to evaluate interaction patterns within Airbnb, in an effort to understand the extent to which offline human biases influence affects their users.

Read the guest post by Giacomo Livan, Licia Capra, Weihua Li and Victoria Koh on the SpringerOpen blog

Publication of our proceedings was done perfectly in time, with excellent quality. We surely will publish again our proceedings of foreseen RPSCINT 2015 in this journal

Dr. Fedor Danevich, Institute for Nuclear Research - Ukraine
Co-editor EPJ Web of Conferences vol. 65, 2014

ISSN: 2100-014X (Electronic Edition)

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