JOE - August 2012

New York State Department of Public Service
Office of Regulatory Economics
Associate Economist (Regulatory Economics)
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Economist (Regulatory Economics)
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Albany, NY, USA
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D4 -- Market Structure and Pricing
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
L5 -- Regulation and Industrial Policy
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Deadline Date: 09/2012
Salary Range: $66,375 - $83,954

JOE ID Number: 201208_397248

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The Office of Regulatory Economics of the New York State Department of Public Service has an opening for an Associate Economist (Regulatory Economics), in Albany, NY. Duties include: analyzing the competitiveness of electric, gas, and telecommunications markets; analyzing other regulatory economic issues such as pricing, energy efficiency, renewable energy subsidies and incentive mechanisms; making policy recommendations; and testifying in public hearings.

The minimum qualifications include: (1) at least one year of full-time experience conducting economic research related to public utility regulation, accompanied by either two years of additional full-time professional experience conducting economic research or two years of graduate study in economics; or (2) a PhD in economics with a dissertation on public or private electric, gas, water or telecommunications utilities. Also required is either a Bachelor's degree in economics, or a Bachelor's degree including or supplemented by 18 semester credit hours in economics and an additional 6 semester credit hours from among economics, econometrics, mathematics, research methods, operations research, computer science and/or statistics.

Currently, Associate Economists earn between $66,375 - $83,954.
Application Instructions:

To apply, e-mail a resume and letter of intent to:; Attention: Sandra Wiegand; Phone: (518) 474-1446

Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 518-473-9990

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NYS Department of Public Service
Human Resources
Three Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY USA 12223

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For more information, phone: 518-474-1446

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NYS Department of Public Service
Human Resources
Three Empire State Plaza
Albany , NY USA 12223

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