Research

Forthcoming
Josh Simons and Dipayan Ghosh. Forthcoming. “Utilities of Democracy: Why and How the Algorithmic Infrastructure of Facebook and Google Must be Regulated .” Brookings Institute.
Forthcoming. Political Economy and Justice: Rethinking the Foundations. Chicago: Chicago University Press.
2020
Josh Simons, Logan Graham, and Abigail Gilbert. 4/2020. “Artificial intelligence in hiring: Assessing impacts on equality.” The Institute for the Future of Work. Publisher's Version
Josh Simons. 2/2020. “Equality Task Force: Machine learning case studies.” The Institute for the Future of Work. Publisher's Version
Josh Simons, Anna Thomas, Abigail Gibert, and Sam Atwell. 6/2020. “A better future for work: the world after Covid-19.” The Institute for the Future of Work. Publisher's Version
4/2020. “Roadmap to Pandemic Resilience: Massive Scale Testing, Tracing, and Supported Isolation (TTSI) as the Path to Pandemic Resilience for a Free Society.” Pandemic Resilience Project.
Josh Simons. 4/2020. “Why people, not technology, will get us out of lockdown.” The New Statesman. Publisher's Version
4/2020. “Federalism is an Asset.” Pandemic Resilience Project. Publisher's Version
Josh Simons. 3/2020. “Why the UK government's approach to coronavirus modelling is dangerous.” The New Statesman.
Josh Simons. 2/2020. “Why junk science is a flimsy mask for prejudice.” The New Statesman.
2019
Josh Simons and Talia Gillis. 2019. “Explanation < Justification: GDPR and the Perils of Privacy.” Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Innovation.
Josh Simons and Chloe Bakalar. 8/2019. “Democratic Utilities: Regulating Algorithmic Content Moderation.” American Political Science Association. Washington D.C.
Josh Simons. 8/2019. “Governing Data: Non-Discrimination and Non-Domination in Machine Learning, India and the U.S.” New America Foundation. Publisher's Version
Josh Simons and Yo Shavit. 4/2019. “Predicting Injustice: Target Variables, Machine Learning and Civil Rights.” Law and Technology Conference. North Eastern University.
Josh Simons, Anne-Marie Imafidon, Anna Thomas, and Caitlin Doherty. 2/2019. “Equality through transition: A discussion paper.” The Institute for the Future of Work. Publisher's Version
2016
Josh Simons. 2016. “What is economic trust?” Renewal 24 (3).