Smith’s top-ranked faculty is passionate about creating new knowledge and sharing it with students. Their research sets the agenda for other academics, and their insights are in-demand in the corporate world. They regularly serve as consultants for large financial institutions, multinational corporations and government agencies. In the classroom, they’ll share the same techniques they use to help corporate clients implement their own data-driven decision making.

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Smith faculty expertise is influential beyond the classroom and the boardroom, appearing in media outlets around the world.

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