Peer review is the backbone of scholarly research, but it faces a number of challenges pertaining to bias and unfairness. There is an urgent need to improve peer review. This TheWebConf tutorial (part 2) discusses several problems, empirical studies, proposed solutions, and open problems in this domain. This document serves to provide a summary and references for the tutorial.
Nihar B. Shah, Zachary Lipton:
SIGMOD 2020 Tutorial on Fairness and Bias in Peer Review and Other Sociotechnical Intelligent Systems. SIGMOD Conference 2020: 2637-2640