In this lecture, Dr. Shankar gives his perspective on the difference between business analytics, data science and machine learning. The lecture also provides an introduction to descriptive analysis, Inferential models, predictive models and causal models with examples from credit card customer data
By: Dr. R L Shankar
D. RL Shankar is an adjunct Professor of Finance and Analytics at Great Lakes Institute of Management. He offers Masters and Doctoral courses on Risk management, Financial derivatives, Algorithmic Trading, Fixed income and credit markets, Financial Risk Analytics, Financial engineering, Financial modeling etc. He is also a visiting faculty at IIMs such as IIM Kozhikode, IIM Trichy, and IIM Ranchi. Shankar has rich experience in offering customized programs for working executives. He has designed and delivered programs for Bank of America, Genpact, Barclays, Standard Chartered Scope International (India and China), World Bank, ICICI Bank (Treasury), Reserve Bank of India, Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Limited, Sundaram Fasteners etc.