JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

Milken Institute

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International Finance and Macroeconomics Research
Economist / Associate Director

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462620
Date Posted: 04/25/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist / Associate Director
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Santa Monica, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
F -- International Economics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
finance, capital market, international finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Milken Institute is looking for exceptional candidates in economics, finance, or related field with an emphasis in open-economy macroeconomics and financial markets. Qualified candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills and advanced training/work experience in economics (e.g., well-trained Ph.D. or ABD), with a strong working knowledge of macroeconomic and financial market data, and demonstrated mastery of relevant analytical tools (e.g., econometrics). The ideal candidate will work collaboratively to conduct applied research in International Finance, Capital Markets, and related areas to influence and shape policy discussions/decisions. The ability to communicate complex, technical concepts in a concise and clear manner to audiences with a variety of backgrounds and levels of experience is essential.

Write up findings and recommendations that can be shared with stakeholders;
Conduct sophisticated empirical research on capital markets and international finance;
Coordinate research with various policy centers within MI;
Present research findings to technical and non-technical audiences internally and externally; more info at

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 05/31/2019