JOE - June 2014

Federal Trade Commission
Bureau of Economics
Assistant Director for Consumer Protection
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Director for Consumer Protection
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, DC, USA
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D -- Microeconomics
D8 -- Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
Keywords: Federal Trade Commission, FTC, Microeconomics, Industrial Organization, Information
Deadline Date: 06/20/2014
Salary Range: $120,749 - $175,800

JOE ID Number: 201406_400474

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
This position is located in the Bureau of Economics of the Federal Trade Commission. The Bureau of Economics provides economic analysis and support to antitrust and consumer protection investigations and rulemakings, advises the Commission and other government entities about the impact of government regulation, and analyzes economic phenomena in the nation's economy as they relate to antitrust and consumer protection policy. The Assistant Director for Consumer Protection provides leadership and oversight of
the economic support to the Commission's consumer protection mission. This support entails both statistical and analytical efforts to ascertain facts, provide a sound economic basis for actions, and dispel incorrect economic arguments. The Assistant Director also examines broad consumer policy issues to provide evidence and analysis that will inform the Commission's policy development on
significant consumer protection questions.
Application Instructions:

Interested U.S. citizens may apply for the Senior Executive Services (SES) position by following the instructions in vacancy announcement BE-2014-0015. Applications will be accepted until June 20, 2014. The FTC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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For more information, phone: 202-326-3696

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