JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

ERA Economics LLC

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Agricultural/Resource Economist

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462603
Date Posted: 04/22/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Agricultural/Resource Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Davis, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
Q1 -- Agriculture
Q0 -- General
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Agricultural economics
Water resource economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

ERA Economics is an agricultural and resource economics consultancy. Our clients range from industry to government, our projects are located across California and the West, and all our work is focused on the intersection of agriculture and water resources. Website:

ERA Economics is hiring an agricultural and/or water resource economist. Candidates should have a PhD or MS degree with additional experience working in an industry related to water resources or agriculture. The agricultural/resource economist will be involved in all aspects of client engagement, project development, analysis, and project execution.

Desired Qualifications
• MS or PhD in agriculture, agribusiness, economics, or related field
• 2+ years of relevant experience
• Experience or interest in cultivating client relationships and managing projects
• Background and/or experience in agriculture or agribusiness
• Experience in water resources
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines in team-based projects
• Programming/data management experience, and an interest in learning new skills, typical tools include: Stata, GAMS, ArcGIS / QGIS, IMPLAN, Python, SQL

We offer a competitive total compensation package commensurate with experience, and an exciting and intellectually stimulating professional environment.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Letters of reference are not required, but if included can be submitted along with other application materials to
Application Instructions:
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and a recent example of a report or paper to