Publications

Data for Social Good

2018
  • Starbird, C., Dailey, D., Mohamed, O., Lee, G., & Spiro, E. (2018). Engage Early, Correct More: How Journalists Participate in False Rumors Online during Crisis Events. In Proceedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems.

  • Yan, A., & Weber, N. (2018). Mining Open Government Data Used in Scientific Research. In International Conference on Information (iConference 2018). Springer.

2017
  • Ping, H., Stoyanovich, J., & Howe, W. G. (2017). DataSynthesizer: Privacy-Preserving Synthetic Datasets. In ACM Scientific and Statistical Database Management Conference (SSDBM).

  • Stoyanovich, J., Howe, W. G., Abiteboul, S., Miklau, G., Sahuguet, A., & Weikum, G. (2017). Fides: Towards a Platform for Responsible Data Science. In ACM Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM).

  • Howe, W. G., Stoyanovich, J., Ping, H., Herman, B., & Gee, M. (2017). Synthetic Data for Social Good. In Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange.

  • Grechkin, M., Poon, H., & Howe, W. G. (2017). Wide-Open: Accelerating public data release by automating detection of overdue datasets. In PLOS Biology, 15 (6) ,

2016
2015
  • Khan, M., Manoj, J., Singh, A., & Blumenstock, J. E. (2015). Behavioral Modeling for Churn Prediction: Early Indicators and Accurate Predictors of Customer Defection and Loyalty. In 2015 IEEE International Congress on Big Data (Big Data ‘15).

  • Blumenstock, J. E., Cadamuro, G., & On, R. (2015). Feature Engineering with Deterministic Finite Automata. In The 29th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS ‘15), Workshop on Networks in the Social and Information Sciences.

  • Blumenstock, J. E., Cadamuro, G., & On, R. (2015). Predicting Poverty and Wealth from Mobile Phone Metadata. In Science, 350 (6264) , 1073-1076.

  • Blumenstock, J. E., Callen, M., Ghani, T., & Koepke, L. (2015). Promises and Pitfalls of Mobile Money in Afghanistan: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial. In The 7th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD '15).

  • Blumenstock, J. E., & Keleher, N. (2015). The Price Is Right? Statistical evaluation of a crowdsourced market information system in Liberia. In The 5th Annual ACM Symposium on Computing for Development (DEV ’15).

2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2008
Unknown Year
  • Weber, N., & Brown, J. Remediating Civic Tech. In iConfrence 2018.