The use of algorithms in the New Zealand public sector: A preliminary assessment
Gavaghan, Colin; Liddicoat, Joy
An article concerning the New Zealand Government's report on the use of operational algorithms in various areas and departments, including Immigration NZ and ACC. The article discusses various questions regarding algorithms and how we might address any arising concerns.
Publisher: LexisNexis NZ Limited
Rights Statement: This version in OUR Archive is the author's manuscript accepted for publication after peer-review. The published version is: Liddicoat, J., Gavaghan, C., Knott, A., Maclaurin, J., & Zerilli, J. (2019). The use of algorithms in the New Zealand public sector. New Zealand Law Journal, (February), 26-36.
Keywords: Algorithm; Computer; Law and technology; Judicial review; Operational algorithms; New Zealand Government; Department of Internal Affairs; StatsNZ; Productivity; Artificial intelligence
Research Type: Journal Article