Manifesto in Nature: Five ways to ensure that models serve society

To make sure predictions do not become adjuncts to a political cause, modellers, decision makers and citizens need to establish new social norms. Modellers must not be permitted to project more certainty than their models deserve; and politicians must not be allowed to offload accountability to models of their choosing

Quick summary:

  1. Mind the assumptions
  2. Mind the hubris
  3. Mind the framing
  4. Mind the consequences
  5. Mind the unknowns

See full article at: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01812-9

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