JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019
Ant Financial Services Group
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Hangzhou, Zhejiang, CHINA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Big Data and Machine Learning
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Description of the Luohan Academy:
The Luohan Academy, an open research platform initiated by the Alibaba Group, was founded in Hangzhou in June 2018. It is dedicated to the research of revolutions in social and economic patterns accompanied by technological innovations. It
complements Alibaba Group's DAMO Academy, a global research program established in October 2017 focusing on developing cutting-edge technologies. Digital technologies are fundamentally changing markets and economies with the potential to improve mankind's prospects in many ways. The Luohan Academy will focus on examining the implications that technologies will bring to the societies in the future. The academic committee of the Luohan Academy consists of 15 members, mainly economists, including 6 Nobel Memorial Prize of Economics Laureates: Bengt Holmström, Lars Peter Hansen, Alvin E. Roth, Christopher A. Pissarides, Michael Spence, Thomas Sargent, Patrick Bolton, Markus Brunnermeier, Preston McAfee, Yingyi Qian, Steve Tadelis, Neng Wang, Shangjin Wei, Wei Xiong, Chenggang Xu.
PhD on the job market and PhD holders are welcome to apply.
- Cover Letter
- Job Market Paper
- Research Papers
- Letters of Reference
Additional Information For Applicants:
Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, CV, transcripts (Bachelor and PhD), representative papers and publications, and three letters of reference to:
The recruiting committee will conduct interviews during the 2019 AEA meeting in Atlanta.