JOE - April 2014

Congressional Budget Office
Tax, Health, Retirement, and Long-Term Analysis; Macroeconomics; Microeconomics
Various Economist Openings
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Various Economist Openings
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, DC, USA
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
D -- Microeconomics
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
D6 -- Welfare Economics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
E2 -- Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
H -- Public Economics
H2 -- Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue
H5 -- National Government Expenditures and Related Policies
H6 -- National Budget, Deficit, and Debt
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
I1 -- Health
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
J2 -- Demand and Supply of Labor
N1 -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations
Deadline Information: Positions open until filled

JOE ID Number: 201404_400365

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is a small nonpartisan agency that provides Congress with the objective, timely analyses needed for economic and budgetary decisions. CBO seeks economists who have a broad range of policy interests, excellent quantitative skills, strong writing ability, and an interest in working on issues of legislative interest to Congress.

Current openings for economists with PhD degrees or Master's degrees with appropriate professional experience are in health economics, public economics, labor and labor/microsimulation economics, and macroeconomics.

New listings:
Labor Economists with a strong interest in long-term implications of federal budgetary policies and a proven ability to write about such issues for nontechnical audiences. The focus of one of these positions is on writing about complex issues of long-term budgetary policy, precision, clarity, and objectivity of its written work.

Applied microeconomist to conduct research and analyses on a broad range of federal tax policy issues.

Economic analyst (master's level) with an interest in tax research to add to its revenue estimating staff.

CBO analysts address challenging substantive issues in economics and public policy while working in a collegial environment that provides opportunities for research on topics relevant to the agency's endeavors.

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