Why Use Graphs for Model Validation? Part 1 of 3

Why Use Graphs for Model Validation? Part 1 of 3

Introduction  With the prevalence of online courses in machine learning (ML) and the popularity of Python and R, there is no question as to the enthusiasm for ML. It’s no longer the dark magic reserved only for “quants” who lurked within the shadows of financial...
The problem with being data driven

The problem with being data driven

In the federal government, the push to embrace data driven decision-making has gained serious momentum in recent years. From a people perspective, we’ve seen the establishment and hiring of Chief Data Officers across the federal government. From a policy perspective,...
Equity and the economy – 2 wings on the same bird

Equity and the economy – 2 wings on the same bird

Lenders historically underserve disadvantaged groups like minorities and low-income individuals. I’m not claiming it’s intentional. I’m not arguing that people are actively trying to discriminate against minorities. Recent analysis1 shows it’s an accidental side...