JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Beijing, Beijing, CHINA
JEL Classification: D -- Microeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
We invite economists to work together with our managers and data engineers to address the world’s transportation challenges. Together, we will learn to build efficient, collaborative, and sustainable transportation ecosystems, and to continuously improve user experience and create social values.
Didi Economists will develop modeling and analytical tools to tackle various problems, including but not limited to pricing, market design, growth and ecosystem health, arising across Didi’s full-range services: taxi hailing, private car hailing, Hitch, Chauffeur, DiDi Bus, DiDi Test Drive, and DiDi Enterprise Solutions.
On Didi Chuxing’s platform 17 million rides are completed on a daily basis. As a Didi Economist, you will possess the privilege to use the big data to conduct world-class research in micro-economic theory, econometrics, behavioral and experimental economics, and optimizations. You will also have the opportunities to develop new skills by interacting with our internal and external leading experts on machine learning, data mining, operations research, and statistics.
We look forward to reviewing applicants with doctoral degree in all related areas. We are especially interested in candidates who have superb capabilities of econometric modeling and analysis, or rich experience of experimental economic research.
We will be at the 2017 ASSA Chicago conference for interviews.
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