This is a periodic newsletter of the interesting things we’ve seen and what we are thinking about in open source policy analysis.
“Demo Days” series at the PSL* features the Black code formatter.
In the latest Policy Simulation Library (PSL) Demo Day, Max Ghenis from
the UBI Center and PSL shows how Python developers can use the
black code formatter to keep
their code clean during development.
AEI researchers develop webapp to analyze the American Rescue Plan. Kyle Pomerleau, Alex Brill and Grant Seiter (AEI) have developed a new web application using Tax-Cruncher* to explore how the American Rescue Plan will impact an individual’s tax liability. Link
Tax-Calculator* adds support for the American Rescue Plan (ARP). Tax-Calculator has added parameters related to new provisions in the American Rescue Plan. Link
PSL/examples project releases new reform file for the ARP. Alongside
new functionality in Tax-Calculator, the PSL/examples project has
released a new
.json reform file for analyzing ARP with
Tax-Calculator, Tax-Brain*, and other projects in PSL.
* These projects are attendees or graduates of OSPC’s incubator program.
Edited by Matt Jensen and Jacob Chuslo