Geli Juani earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in economics from the University of the Philippines. She is currently a research consultant at a multilateral development bank. She previously worked in public and private research advisory groups, focusing on macroeconomic analysis and economic development. She likes reading books and scribbling about anything under the sun in her spare time. She is happy to be part of this blog, which posts the writings of the Scribners, her writing club with Vicki, Yasmin, Amy, Munawar, and Reeda.