JOE - October 2012

Sveriges Riksbank (Bank of Sweden)
Research Division
Senior and junior research economists
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior and junior research economists
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Stockholm, other, Sweden
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
E5 -- Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
G -- Financial Economics
Keywords: Macro-finance, macroeconomics, monetary economics
Deadline Information: Should not be available close to the submission deadline, then applications can be submitted directly to
Deadline Date: 11/18/2012

JOE ID Number: 201210_396322

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Sveriges Riksbank is the central bank of Sweden.

The Research Division intends to fill two vacancies for a senior or junior research economist, as of 2013, with expertise in doing research on macrofinance, macro- or monetary economics. People applying for a senior position should have a solid research background in their field. People applying for a junior position need to have obtained a PhD, or be close to doing so.

Candidates are expected to produce high-quality research for publication in peer-reviewed journals and to provide support, mainly to the monetary policy department and possibly to the financial stability department. An ability to communicate and present complex issues effectively and to policy-makers is very important. The distribution between research and policy work is 80/20.

The working languages are English and Swedish. Proficiency in Swedish is not required.

For details on the position and the research division, see:
Application Instructions:

To apply, upload a vita, three letters of recommendation and one relevant research paper to Should this website not be available close to the submission deadline, then applications can be submitted directly to

Applications must be received by November 18, 2012, but we encourage early applications. The reviewing process will be continuous.

Selected candidates will be invited for an interview at the ASSA meetings in San Diego, January 4-6, 2013, or at another agreed-upon location.

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For more information, phone: +46 8 787 06 97

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