Big Data as Big Tool for Solving 21st Century Problems (Scientific American)

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The issues we face today are clearly different from those we encountered nearly two centuries ago following the Industrial Revolution, however, many economists and social scientists are approaching our 21st-century problems using the same Enlightenment Era concepts that ignore individual human behavior. Scientific American  explains why this is so dangerous for combating our modern day problems,  and how a tool known as Big Data can help.

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