JOE - December 2013

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: 01/20/2014
Salary Range: $66,375 - $83,954 annually

JOE ID Number: 201312_399853

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Associate Economist (Regulatory Economics), New York State Department of Public Service. 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.

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree or higher in Economics or a Bachelor's degree or higher supplemented by 18 semester credit hours in economics and an additional 6 semester credit hours from among the following coursework areas: computer science, economics, econometrics, mathematics, operations research, research methods, or statistics. In addition, the candidate must have at least one of the following: (1) two years of professional experience conducting economic research related to public utility regulation; OR (2) three years of professional experience conducting economic research, one year of which must have been related to public utility regulation. Substitution: graduate study in economics may be substituted for the general experience on a year for year basis; OR (3) a PhD in economics with a dissertation on public or private gas, water, electric or telecommunications utilities.

Current salary range: $66,375 - $83,954 annually.
Application Instructions:

To apply, e-mail resume and letter of intent to

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

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New York State Department of Public Service
Human Resources Management
Three Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY USA 12223

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For more information, phone: 518-474-1446

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