JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Federal Reserve Board

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Economists and Senior Economists

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456010
Date Posted: 10/12/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economists and Senior Economists
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D - Microeconomics
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F - International Economics
G - Financial Economics
H - Public Economics
I - Health, Education, and Welfare
J - Labor and Demographic Economics
K - Law and Economics
L - Industrial Organization
N - Economic History
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Federal Reserve Board in Washington, DC seeks a diverse pool of new and experienced Ph.D. economists to conduct innovative research and policy analysis in a broad range of topics in economics and finance. Fields include, but are not limited to: applied and theoretical microeconomics; applied and theoretical econometrics; macroeconomics and monetary economics; international trade and finance; foreign economies, both advanced and emerging; financial institutions and markets; financial stability and macroprudential policy; economic measurement; industrial organization; payment systems; household and business behavior.

Candidates must demonstrate the potential to contribute substantially to academic research and policy analysis and to recognize and articulate differing viewpoints related to their work. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics, finance, or a related discipline, or must be nearing completion of their doctoral dissertation. At the senior level, candidates must have a strong ongoing publication record in areas of interest to the Board.

Citizenship status may be a consideration for some positions. Candidates must indicate their citizenship and visa status in the application.

The Board employs over 300 Ph.D. economists with a wide range of backgrounds, interests, and expertise. Researchers at the Board benefit from unique data resources, extensive computing facilities, trained research assistants, and active speaker series and workshops. More information on our research staff and resources is available at

Candidates should submit their curriculum vitae and one recent research paper in the JOE Network application, and they should also arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted through that application. Questions can be addressed to Debbie Flores at

The Federal Reserve Board is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Questions for Candidates
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Application Deadline Has Passed