Mike Kimel, who earned his Ph.D. in economics at UCLA, has built statistical software used by the military, NASA, and other government agencies. He ran the internal consulting group for a Fortune 500 telecom company, and worked for a Big 4 accounting firm. Kimel is also a contributing blogger on angrybearblog.com and founded Analytic Economics analyticecon.com. He lives in Akron, Ohio.
Michael E. Kanell is an economics writer for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He has appeared frequently on TV and radio, including CNBC and NPR. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from Princeton and a law degree from Boston University, where he was also adjunct professor of the College of Communications. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia.
Nigel Holmes is an award-winning information graphics specialist whose work has appeared in countless newspapers and magazines. He lives in Westport, Connecticut.