Academy & Industry Research Collaboration Center (AIRCC)

Volume 11, Number 07, May 2021

Risk Analysis of Setting up a Restaurant at NYC


Santoshi Laxmi Reddy Ellanki1 and John Jenq2, 1University of Texas Medical Branch, USA, 2Montclair State University, USA


In this report, a system was developed that can predict the outcome of opening a restaurant in NYC based on various NYC open data sets, such as 311 calls, New York Police crime records and restaurant rating data. The data sets were preprocessed and cleaned before analysis to improve the quality of our results.


Big data, Risk analysis, PySpark, Decision tree.