The importance of big data in the global economy is rising. Students will explore the definition and characteristics of big data, the impact of big data on individuals, use of big data by firms, entrepreneurs and non-profits, as well as how big data reshapes various public policies.

Prerequisites/Rules:
Prerequisites: Minimum grade of C- in ECON326 and 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (ECON321, STAT401). Restrictions: Must be in Economics Bachelor of Science program.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Fall 2024Instructor: Ginger Jin
    Spring 2024Instructor: Ginger Jin
    Spring 2023Instructor: Ginger Jin
    Spring 2022Instructor: Ginger Jin
    Spring 2021Instructor: Ginger Jin