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Sep 12 2017 | Stanford News
Posted in: IRiSS
The sharing economy has had issues with diversity with some users hesitant to interact with individuals of a different race, age, or gender. According to recent research by Bruno Abrahao, Paolo Parigi, Alok Gupta, and Karen Cook, using a rating system may help overcome bias. 
Sep 12 2017 | Stanford News
Posted in: Immigration, IRiSS
Stanford researchers found that DACA protections offered to immigrant mothers can significantly improve the health and development of their children. These findings offer a timely perspective in the wake of the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the program.
Aug 8 2017
Posted in: IRiSS
The Immigration Policy Lab launched a new website! Explore their projects, learn about the policy solutions improving the lives of refugees and immigrants, and meet the team at
Aug 1 2017 | Stanford News
Posted in: CSS, Faculty, IRiSS
In a recent study, Assistant Professor of communication Angèle Christin finds a gap between intended and actual uses of algorithmic tools in journalism and criminal justice fields.
Jul 31 2017 | Stanford News
Posted in: Faculty, IRiSS
Tomás Jiménez examines immigrant assimilation in his new book, focusing in particular on the way immigrants impact the host society.