JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

U.S. International Trade Commission

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Research Division
Office of Economics
International Economist

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111457100
Date Posted: 11/16/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: International Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
F -- International Economics
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
International Trade
Trade Policy Analysis
Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Analysis
Global Value Chains
Salary Range: $76,378-$139,523
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The USITC is an independent federal agency that provides objective economic assessments of government policies, commercial practices, and other issues related to international trade and investment. Economists at the USITC work in multi-disciplinary teams to provide econometric, survey, and modeling expertise in USITC studies for the President, the U.S. Trade Representative and Congress.

The Research Division (RD) develops econometric and computable trade models, advances and publishes research, and conducts and analyzes large-scale surveys. RD anticipates openings for junior- and senior-level international economists and is interested in meeting new or experienced Ph.D. economists with relevant interests at the ASSA meetings in Chicago. Candidates for the junior position are expected to have completed a Ph.D. by the date of appointment, and candidates for the senior position are expected to show an active publication record. Researchers in all areas of international economics are encouraged to apply.

U.S. Citizenship Required. Applicants should submit a Cover letter, CV, a writing sample, and 3 letters of recommendation by December 5, 2016. Submit the materials through JOE. The official job application will be made through the USAJOBS website. Salary range: $77,490 to $160,300 per year, depending upon experience. USITC is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/07/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed