JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Federal Reserve Board

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Economists and Senior Economists

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459029
Date Posted: 10/19/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economists and Senior Economists
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D - Microeconomics
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F - International Economics
G - Financial Economics
H - Public Economics
I - Health, Education, and Welfare
J - Labor and Demographic Economics
K - Law and Economics
L - Industrial Organization
N - Economic History
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C. welcomes diversity and is seeking new and experienced Ph.D. economists with a broad range of interests, skills, and backgrounds to conduct innovative research and policy analysis in a collaborative workplace.

Candidates must demonstrate the potential to contribute creatively to academic research and policy and to participate in policy analysis as part of teams with diverse backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics, finance, or a related discipline, or must be nearing completion of their doctoral dissertation. At the senior level, candidates must have a strong ongoing publication record in areas of interest to the Board.

The Board is interested in a broad range of topics in economics and finance, including, but are not limited to: behavioral economics; econometrics; economic measurement; financial institutions and markets; financial stability and macroprudential policy; foreign economies; industrial organization; international trade and finance; labor; macroeconomics; microeconomics; monetary economics; payment systems; and public economics.

The Board employs over 300 Ph.D. economists with a wide range of backgrounds, interests, and expertise. Researchers at the Board benefit from extensive and unique data resources, state-of-the-art computing facilities, highly trained and motivated research assistants, and active speaker series and workshops. More information on our research staff and resources is available at

Please apply, no later than November 27, 2017, through the Job Openings for Economists website (application link below) with a curriculum vitae, job market paper, and three letters of recommendation. Citizenship may be a consideration for some positions, so candidates must indicate their visa status and country of citizenship in the application. Questions can be addressed to Debbie Flores at

This announcement is intended for posting on the American Economic Association's Job Openings for Economists (JOE) only. The Federal Reserve Board is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to supporting and fostering diversity within the broader economics research community.

Application Requirements:
  • CV
  • Job Market Paper
  • Letters of Reference
  • Questions for Candidates
Application Deadline Has Passed