Research and analysis

Artificial intelligence: an overview for policy-makers

An introduction to artificial intelligence (AI), including an overview of the opportunities and ‎implications for society and government.



The report considers 3 questions:

  • What is artificial intelligence and how is it being used?
  • What benefits is it likely to bring for society and for government?
  • How do we manage any ethical and legal risks?
Published 9 November 2016