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Follow the Money
This repository contains a pragmatic data model for the entities most commonly used in investigative reporting: people, companies, assets, payments, court cases, etc.
The purpose of this is not to model reality in an ideal data model, but rather to have a working data structure for researchers.
followthemoney also contains code used to validate and normalize many
of the elements of data, and to map tabular data into the model.
For a general introduction to
followthemoney, check the high-level introduction:
Part of this package is a command-line tool that can be used to process and transform data in various ways. You can find a tutorial here:
Besides the introductions, there is also a full reference documentation for the library and the contained ontology:
There's also a number of viewers for the RDF schema definitions generated from FollowTheMoney, e.g.:
We release a lot of version of
followthemoney because even small changes
to the code base require a pypi release to begin being used in
this end, here's the steps for making a release:
git pull --rebase make test bumpversion patch git push --tags
This will create a new patch release and upload a distribution of it. If
the changes are more significant, you can run
bumpversion with the
When the schema is updated, please update the docs, ideally including the
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