The common topics of the interviews below are perhaps clear, and close to home for me: applied macroeconomics, whether econometrics/statistics or computing. While reflecting on this, though, it occurs to me that the interviews appeal because they show us the person, not just the researcher. As someone who fell into economics, and with no claim to any kind of Damascene moment in either my university years or professional career, it’s comforting to know that life meanders.

In alphabetical order: