JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Bureau of Economic Analysis

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Office of the Director
Office of the Chief Economist

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458427
Date Posted: 09/20/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Suitland, Maryland, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G1 -- General Financial Markets
I1 -- Health
L -- Industrial Organization
N1 -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Industrial Structure; Growth; Fluctuations
N6 -- Manufacturing and Construction
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
Salary Range: $103,639 - $145,629
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) anticipates filling a Ph.D. level economist positions in 2018. BEA's mission as a leader in the development of new and innovative approaches to economic measurement is to strengthen our understanding of the U.S. economy by improving GDP and other national, regional, industry, and international accounts data.

A successful candidate will conduct independent research on topics of importance to BEA's mission and will be expected to publish that research in professional journals, the Survey of Current Business as well as present the work at conferences.
Candidates who have demonstrated experience with applied econometrics are preferred. Starting salaries for experienced Ph.D ranges from $103,639 to $145,629, depending on experience.

A curriculum vita, a sample of written work, and three letters of recommendation are required.
Submit application materials through JOE by January 31, 2018. Candidates must be U.S. citizens at time of application. BEA is an equal opportunity employer.

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Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2018
  • Application Deadline Has Passed