UnCommon Core | Computation and Public Policy: What's the Big Idea?

UnCommon Core | Computation and Public Policy: What’s the Big Idea?

6/6/14 Christopher Berry, AM’98, PhD’02, Chicago Harris Associate Professor Rayid Ghani, Chicago Harris Senior Fellow; Chief Data Scientist, Computation Institute’s Urban Center for Computation and Data Brett Goldstein, SM’05, Chicago Harris Se...

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6/6/14
Christopher Berry, AM’98, PhD’02, Chicago Harris Associate Professor
Rayid Ghani, Chicago Harris Senior Fellow; Chief Data Scientist, Computation Institute’s Urban Center for Computation and Data
Brett Goldstein, SM’05, Chicago Harris Senior Fellow in Urban Science

Transportation, education, energy, the environment, law enforcement, unemployment, finance, public housing—big public policy decisions in all these areas can be enhanced through the use of computational analysis. Learn how the combination of data and public policy insights can help attack important social issues.