Nice overview of the perspective of both of these well regarded academics on the subject of Prediction, where its at right now, Sloan Management Review is usually well ahead of the curve. You have to register to see this but I would recommend that you do. As a second-degree stundent SMR almost did my degree for me, in part!
The Prediction Lover’s Handbook
By Thomas H. Davenport and Jeanne G. Harris
January 7, 2009
Assessment tools for better-informing decisions have proliferated. Here”s an insider”s guide to prediction and recommendation techniques and technologies.