JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Corporación Andina de Fomento

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Department of Macroeconomic Studies
Research Economist

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452430
Date Posted: 12/10/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Caracas, VENEZUELA
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
growth, development, labour economics, macroeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

CAF is a multilateral financial institution that promotes sustainable development and regional integration in Latin America (more information at

We are currently seeking Research Economists for the Departments of Macroeconomic Studies and Socioeconomic Research. This is a great opportunity to be part of a multi-skilled and multicultural research team that is responsible for the interpretation of the main trends in macroeconomics and development issues concerning our region today, conducting applied research on these topics and participating in the analysis and design of CAF's country strategies.

We are interested in Economists whose research interests may include some of the following: growth, development, labour economics, international economics, applied macroeconomics and/or applied macro econometrics.

The ideal candidate should have a PhD in Economics, with a desire to conduct research of high standards on the indicated topics and an interest on policy issues. Excellent communication skills and strong analytical and quantitative abilities are required. Fluency in English and Spanish is essential.

This position will be located at our corporate headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, though locations in other CAF offices thorough out Latin America could also be considered.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2015
Application Instructions:
Interested candidates that meet requirements should apply through our employment section in our website or send their CV with a cover letter to Flavia Ocando at