JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Supervision, Regulation, and Credit
Risk and Policy Analysis
Financial Economist / Senior Financial Economist

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111457220
Date Posted: 11/18/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Financial Economist / Senior Financial Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
G1 -- General Financial Markets
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
Empirical Banking
Financial Intermediation
Financial Stability
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Risk and Policy Analysis (RPA) Unit at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston is seeking an economist or senior economist specializing in banking, financial intermediation, or financial stability. Demonstrated empirical ability is highly valued. Primary responsibilities of the economists’ team in RPA include producing high-quality research for publication in academic journals, advising senior management on policy issues related to financial stability and the regulation of financial institutions and financial markets, and participating in supervision of large financial institutions. The position involves some travel.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in economics, finance, or related field; demonstrated research capability; and excellent written and oral communication skills. Senior-level candidates should have an established research record as demonstrated by publications in peer-reviewed journals and/or a significant amount of relevant policy making experience. Salary and level of position will be commensurate with background and experience. Due to hiring restrictions, we ask that the applicant discloses his/her citizenship and residence status when applying for the position.

Diversity and inclusion are core values at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, and a foundation of our strength. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 12/15/2016