Liberty Vittert

Liberty Vittert

Liberty Vittert is currently a Professor of the Practice of Data Science at Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis and a Visiting Scholar at Harvard University. She is a graduate of MIT as well as Le Cordon Blue Paris and the University of Glasgow.

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The deforested land mainly contributes to cattle raising for slaughter and sale. (Photo: Matt Zimmerman/flickr/cc) Views
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Statistic of the Decade: The Massive Deforestation of the Amazon
This year, I was on the judging panel for the Royal Statistical Society’s International Statistic of the Decade. Much like Oxford English Dictionary’s “Word of the Year” competition , the international statistic is meant to capture the zeitgeist of this decade. The judging panel accepted...
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