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European Central Bank

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JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111457320
Date Posted: 12/09/2016
Date Inactive: 12/27/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Other / Non-US, GERMANY
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Financial economics
Monetary economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Directorate Monetary Policy (DMP) in the Directorate General Economics (DG/E) of the European Central Bank (ECB) is seeking to hire economists with PhDs in economics or finance. DMP plays a central role in analysing and assessing the ECB's monetary policy stance and preparing the monetary policy decisions of the ECB's Governing Council. Tasks include developing concepts and tools to assess the macroeconomic effects of monetary policy actions, contributing to external communication on monetary policy issues as well as monitoring and assessing market and institutional developments from a monetary policy perspective. Successful candidates will be expected to actively contribute to the DMP's policy work and to conduct and publish high-quality research.

Further information on the ECB's conditions of employment for fixed-term positions is available at:

Application Requirements
- Letters of Reference Instructions Below
- Application Instructions Below

Application deadline: 12/27/2016
Application Instructions
To further enhance the diversity of its workforce, the ECB particularly encourages applications from female candidates.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/27/2016
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit the following to

1. a CV;
2. a sample of recent research;
3. at least three references;
4. an application letter.

Enquiries can be sent to the same address.
All documentation must be received by 27 December 2016. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at the ASSA meetings in Chicago.
Reference Instructions:
Applicants should submit their letters of reference to