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An Algorithm for Social Change

Prukalpa Sankar is using data power to bring about change in social world.

If data is integral to the financial world in decision making, why can't it be of use to the social world? To find out, Prukalpa Sankar, Founder, SocialCops, moved to India from Singapore with Co founder Varun Banka and kicked off data research

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