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February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Investment Company Institute

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International Economist-PhD

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457505
Date Posted: 02/06/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: International Economist-PhD
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, DC, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H3 -- Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents
Keywords:
International Economist, Emerging Markets, Mutual Funds, Exchange-Traded Funds, Financial Markets,
Full Text of JOE Listing:

ICI a Washington D.C.-based global trade association for regulated investment funds (mutual funds, ETFs)is looking for a PhD with a background in international economics and emerging markets for a Global Macro Economist position.
The Candidate will join a team that creates original research associated with the regulated mutual fund industry in the US and globally.

Responsibilities:
•The Candidate will work on policy orientated research on the US Mutual Fund Industry with a focus on international issues that might impact the fund industry.
•Sample Subjects: "How Mutual Funds Weathered Brexit", " Investor Trends in EM Stocks and Bonds", Asia Pacific Investment Performance", "Sizing Up Mutual Fund and ETF Investment in Emerging Markets", Why Regulated Funds Are a Relatively Stable Source of Foreign Investment for Emerging Economies", " U.S. and European Fund Investors Continue to Take Long View on EM Economies".

Requirements:
• The candidate must have a PhD in Economics
• Must have International Economic research experience
• Nice to have-Experience with Emerging Markets
• Have proven academic research and writing experience (Papers or Thesis)
• Have superior analytical skills that can be translated into policy research
• Have the ability to communicate complex issues to a wide range of audiences both in written and oral form.
• The Candidate must have an understanding of global financial institutions and international and emerging financial markets.
• Must be a US Citizen or a Permanent Resident

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 02/28/2017
Application Instructions:

Please send resumes and if possible writing samples of your International Economics/Emerging Markets research and supporting information to Jim Geiger: jeg@analyticrecruiting.com