A List of Great Non-fiction Books That Reveal The Power of DataJuly 13, 2015
Here at Imarticus we believe in continuous learning and this is reflected in the profile of the students in our BAP (R) program, is a comprehensive, short-term business analytics training program in Mumbai that provides aspirants with a thorough understanding of R programming language for effective and efficient data analytics. But it’s not all about textbooks in Business Analytics Professional, as our reading list also focuses on the great non-fiction books that reveal the power of data.
Moneyball –The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
A classic book by Micheal Lewis, the book is the story of how a football manager turned around the fortunes of bleeding Baseball team by using Big Data. Using analytics he identifies underrated and hence, undervalued players in the league to bring them together and build a great team on a budget.
Freakonomics- A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? How much do parents really matter? These may not sound like typical questions for an economist to ask. But Steven D. Levitt is not a typical economist. He studies the riddles of everyday life—from cheating and crime to parenting and sports—and reaches conclusions that turn conventional wisdom on its head.
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