Frank Pasquale is a Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School, an Affiliate Fellow at the Yale Information Society Project, and the Minderoo High Impact Distinguished Fellow at the AI Now Institute. He is also the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Pasquale is an expert on the law of artificial intelligence, algorithms, and machine learning, and author of New Laws of Robotics: Defending Human Expertise in the Age of AI (Harvard University Press, 2020). His widely cited book, The Black Box Society (Harvard University Press, 2015), develops a social theory of reputation, search, and finance, and promotes pragmatic reforms to improve the information economy, including more vigorous enforcement of competition and consumer protection law. The Black Box Society has been reviewed in Science and Nature, published in several languages, and its fifth anniversary of publication has been marked with an international symposium in Big Data & Society.
Response to Heather Whitney's "Search Engines, Social Media, and the Editorial Analogy"