Where Big Data Meets Big Brother

Shelby Challis We live in the digital age. It’s an assertion that won’t raise many eyebrows, or excite much contention. It is also a statement that is constantly being reaffirmed by our own lived experiences. The ways in which we construct our very identities are born out of this digitized environment. However, what should excite contention […]

Can Big Data Save the Environment?

This week on the PPGR we are talking Big Data in the lead up to this year’s Ford+SPPG Conference, an annual academic policy event between the SPPG and the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan. Follow us on Twitter @FordSPPG  for the latest updates on the conference and interesting Big Data-related news articles. Evan Brander Big data analytics–the […]