Help to develop a web crawler to extract info from public website

Help to develop a web crawler to extract info from public website

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Job Description

We are two PhD students from Department of Economics. Right now, we are looking for someone with Computer Science background to help us with on ongoing project.

The project is to collect premium information of different health insurance plans in the exchange market from a public website, which will be released on Oct 1st.

For this end, we'd like to hire someone to write a web crawler to extract the needed information from the website (written in HTML) and put it in an organized format(e.g. excel). We want to finish the project as quick as possible. So most of work will be needed during the following week.

The hourly rate is negotiable depending on previous experience. If anyone is interested, don't hesitate to send us email at yewang87@bu.edu and wz97@bu.edu. We look forward to talking to you soon.