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Jacob Metcalf

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Ethics owners: a new model of organizational responsibility in data-driven technology companies

While actual job titles vary, ethics owners are tasked with 'translating public pressure into new corporate practices' by creating an ethical framework for technology workers to operate within. The authors of this report assert that understanding the work of ethics owners—and the tensions they face—is...
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Owning ethics: corporate logics, silicon valley, and the institutionalization of ethics

This article investigate the tensions that arise when adapting ethics initiatives at Silicon Valley tech companies.