Jennifer A. Stark
Jennifer A. Stark, PhD, is a computational cournalist examining algorithmic accountability and transparency. She earned a Master’s in Information Visualization from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and a Certificate in Data Science from General Assembly. Previously, Jennifer was a neuroscience postdoctoral researcher at the NIH.
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How I Investigated Uber Surge Pricing in D.C.
The data and processes that show some D.C. neighborhoods wait far longer for Uber service.Posted on
As part of my research with the Tow Center, I investigated the geographical and demographic data around how Uber works in D.C., to find out if its wait times varied by neighborhood (and, as a result, by demographic). Here’s how I did it.