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Comment author: Lila 27 May 2016 05:59:42PM 0 points [-]

Not sure why you did this in Excel. Numpy/Scipy or even R probably would have been faster and easier to use.

Comment author: MichaelDickens  (EA Profile) 27 May 2016 06:59:53PM 2 points [-]

Excel automatically gives you a nice UI—this problem is well-suited to spreadsheets. But we're currently re-writing the model in C++ with a server-side UI so people who don't have Excel can use it.