Shane Orr

Shane Orr

Education Analyst


Spent six years playing Army, another three as a lawyer, and finally settled into being a data and programming guy.


  • Bayesian Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Causal Inference
  • R Programming

Recent Posts




usincometaxes is an R package that calculates federal and state income taxes in the United States.

LSAC-Scrape-R R package

R package that scrapes LSAC admissions summary PDF files.

Easy Place Finder

Shiny app that allows users to identify all organizations within a geographic area based on a search term and download information on all the organizations into a single spreadsheet.

Benefits Cliff Simulator

Simulation of public benefit levels given income and family size. Simulations conducted in R and plots created with JavaScript.

Law School Bar Passage Rates

Shiny app highlighting the relationship between a law school’s bar passage rate and its average undergraduate GPA and LSAT score.


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