Researchers find AI is bad at predicting GPA, grit, eviction, job training, layoffs, and material hardship

A paper coauthored by over 112 researchers across 160 data and social science teams found that AI and statistical models, when used to predict six life outcomes for children, parents, and households, weren’t very accurate even when trained on 13,000 data points from over 4,000 families. They assert that the work is a cautionary tale … Continue reading Researchers find AI is bad at predicting GPA, grit, eviction, job training, layoffs, and material hardship