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  • 2016
  • In New Scientist (July 16, 2016), Aviva Rutkin describes how algorithms with such hidden assumptions have denied people credit, jobs and even parole, and hails the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) recently approved by the European Parliament. (thersa.org)
  • Complete economic cycles have little effect on the long-range estimates of financial status, so the assumptions do not include cycles beyond the short-range period (2016 through 2025). (ssa.gov)
  • For the intermediate assumptions, the annual change in productivity is assumed to be 1.68 percent for 2016, then increase to 2.03 percent for 2017, gradually decline to 1.67 percent for 2022 and 2023, and then rise to its ultimate value of 1.68 percent for 2024 and later. (ssa.gov)
  • For the low-cost assumptions, the assumed annual change in productivity is 1.95 percent for 2016, then increases to 2.26 percent for 2017, averages 2.06 percent for 2018 through 2021, and reaches its ultimate value of 1.98 percent for 2022. (ssa.gov)
  • For the high-cost assumptions, the assumed annual change in productivity is 0.91 percent for 2016, 1.36 percent for 2017, then averages 1.70 percent for 2018 through 2021, 1.46 percent for 2022 through 2025, and reaches its ultimate value of 1.38 percent after 2025. (ssa.gov)
  • Naval Communication Station A Base for Naval Communication was built in 2016 Renovated airfield In August 2015, India Army construction battalions arrived on Assumption to begin the construction of the communications station and to enlarge the airfield. (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • Students of history at Assumption have the opportunity to understand life in the present by comparing and contrasting it with the rich and varied experiences of people who lived in the past in the United States, Europe, Asia, Russia and Latin America. (assumption.edu)
  • Assumption students receive advanced standing (up to two undergraduate courses counting for graduate credit), waived fees and exams, and preferred admission. (assumption.edu)
  • prizes are annually awarded to the Assumption students who submit the best research paper and the best essay. (assumption.edu)
  • Assumption College's Health Sciences Program prepares students for a broad range of career opportunities in the growing field of health care, with applications to clinical practice, administration, policy development and research. (assumption.edu)
  • We take pride in our students' successes, both at Assumption and after graduation, knowing that we are helping to advance our understanding of the world around us as well as the overall betterment of the human condition. (assumption.edu)
  • With their strong science background and a broad liberal arts education, Assumption students are well prepared for undergraduate internships and postgraduate careers in the sciences and other related professions. (assumption.edu)
  • Increasing numbers of Assumption students have been selected to participate in summer research programs at major research institutions around the nation, including the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the American Cancer Society and the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation. (assumption.edu)
  • In 1969, Assumption became a coeducational institution, allowing both laymen and -women into the faculty, and female students into its programs of study. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students wore the distinct Assumption uniform of a tartan skirt (the fabric of which was supposedly first imported from France), sailor-collared shirts and a pin with a gold-coloured school seal. (wikipedia.org)
  • indicates
  • At any rate, the title of this post indicates the discussion I'd like to prompt, about assumptions. (bredemeyer.com)
  • Some historical research indicates that Fort Assumption could have been built on or near the site of an earlier French stockade fortification, Fort Prudhomme. (wikipedia.org)
  • scenario
  • The high-cost assumptions represent a more pessimistic scenario: a slower recovery, interrupted by a brief recession, weaker long-term economic growth, and relatively pessimistic levels for other parameters. (ssa.gov)
  • Strategic assumptions surface and are usually identified when scenario planning is undertaken during a strategic planning process. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • These assumptions are delineated below to help the reader understand the basis and rationale for the development of this document. (phe.gov)
  • Assumption statements will help the AMSA Student Membership purposefully update the strategic plan on an annual basis. (meatscience.org)
  • An annual review of these assumptions will help the Association ensure the ongoing relevance of its strategy. (meatscience.org)
  • And what other stories help illustrate how assumptions shape what we do, including our system design decisions and outcomes. (bredemeyer.com)
  • Main
  • I describe the main consequences of departing from its two main assumptions: random matching and a linear production function. (repec.org)
  • The main variable within various interpretations of the responsibility assumption doctrine is the degree to which the individual is considered the cause of his or her own experience, ranging from partial but substantial to total responsibility. (wikipedia.org)
  • place
  • Through rigorous study of primary resources, spirited discussion with your classmates and our dedicated faculty and access to renowned libraries, museums and study abroad programs, your time at Assumption will prepare you for a career in a field you love-and to take your own place in history. (assumption.edu)
  • The world is predictable The third fundamental assumption regards the world as being a predictable place due to an individual's preconceived beliefs about the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • They break every assumption one has about the world as a generous and virtuous place. (wikipedia.org)
  • Such events are extremely traumatic, and therefore break our assumptions that the world is a good place. (wikipedia.org)
  • Search
  • Equilibrium search models: the role of the assumptions ," Investigaciones Economicas , FundaciĆ³n SEPI, vol. 26(2), pages 255-284, May. (repec.org)
  • similar
  • There are similar assumptions when dealing with LPARs of smaller sizes than the official rPerf numbers. (ibm.com)
  • Among historically Christian churches, denominations have belief systems that incorporate doctrinal elements similar to responsibility assumption. (wikipedia.org)
  • process
  • The talks also provide us a chance to reflect on five faulty assumptions about Taiwan, many developed during and since the normalization process with China in the 1970s. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • The concept of assumptions is closely related to the concept of scope of work in the identification of the appraisal problem in the appraisal process. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to assume an existing mortgage loan it is generally necessary to obtain consent from the lender prior to the assumption process. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cases of a VA Loan, a release of liability may be obtained after the assumption even if the lender's approval was not given prior to the completion of the assumption process. (wikipedia.org)
  • economic
  • If you study history at Assumption, you'll be immersed in the political, social and economic trends and traditions that shaped the past-and our own lives. (assumption.edu)
  • year
  • The economy is projected to return to its sustainable trend level of output by 2025 for the high-cost assumption, about 1 year later than in last year's report. (ssa.gov)
  • Every other year the Assumption Chorale goes to a country in Europe to perform. (assumption.edu)
  • human
  • Few asked about the assumptions and biases that those human programmers may have installed in all these algorithms. (thersa.org)
  • The assumption is that, under their resource constraints, human attempt to maximize their utilities, which means biggest profit and outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • These assumptions can be the source of apparent paradoxes, misunderstandings and resistance to change in human organizational behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • This constitutes two sub-assumptions: the benevolence of the world as an entity, and the benevolence of the people in that world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assumption Island has a small village, with about 20 people, on the sheltered western side, surrounded by Casuarina trees. (wikipedia.org)
  • strong
  • Many Assumption graduates move into law, business, government and other fields that require strong reasoning and writing skills. (assumption.edu)
  • Strong adherents of responsibility assumption consider that whatever situation they find themselves in, their own past desires and choices must have led to that outcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education
  • In 1979, Assumption launched a second effort at continuing adult education with the Center for Continuing and Professional Education, renamed in 2007 the Center for Continuing and Career Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through formal and non-formal education, Assumption seeks to widen the gap between the aristocracy and the peasantry and works for the young nobles, the kingdom, and the power so that all may be leaven and agents of Christian social change. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assumption Iloilo offers Preschool and Elementary education (Grades 1 to 6) for both boys and girls. (wikipedia.org)
  • understand
  • I didn't understand then how foolish quick assumptions like that are. (bredemeyer.com)
  • Third, you need to understand that although Power Systems servers tend to scale fairly linearly, you can't make broad assumptions that adding an additional core capacity to an LPAR on a 32 core server will deliver exactly a further 1/32 of the extra performance. (ibm.com)
  • held
  • Strategic assumptions are the assumptions that are held by decision-makers when building a strategic plan. (wikipedia.org)
  • These assumptions act as schemas to constitute our "assumptive world", defined as "a strongly held set of assumptions about the world and the self which is confidently maintained and used as a means of recognizing, planning, and acting" by M. Parkes. (wikipedia.org)
  • theory
  • In social psychology, shattered assumptions theory proposes that the experiencing of traumatic events can change how one views themselves and the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • move
  • In 1687 it was decided to the move the Assumption to Pitti Palace, as part of the collection of prince Ferdinando de' Medici. (wikipedia.org)