JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service

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Government and Finance Division
Analyst in Financial Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462702
Date Posted: 06/05/2019
Date Inactive: 06/22/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Analyst in Financial Economics
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington , District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
financial economics
U.S. financial markets
financial regulation
public policy
Salary Range: $99,172 to $128,920 per year
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division seeks an Analyst in Financial Economics to join its Banking, Insurance, Securities, and Macroeconomic Policy Section. The analyst will serve Congress by providing in-depth research and analysis on policy issues pertinent to U.S. financial markets, financial regulation, and the U.S. economy, and may support research analyses undertaken throughout CRS.

The candidate will have experience that blends detailed knowledge of financial economics, U.S. financial markets, and financial regulation with an understanding of public policy. The successful candidate will demonstrate their ability to link knowledge of these principles and policies with each step of the legislative process. Strong writing, research, data analysis, presentation skills, and the ability to work on a collaborative team are essential. Candidates with experience explaining principles, practices, and legislative options related to policy issues pertinent to U.S. financial markets, financial regulation, or the U.S. economy in terms that resonate with audiences without their level of expertise and/or providing sophisticated economic analysis to congressional staff and Members are encouraged to apply. The candidate will possess expertise in housing finance, financial regulation, and/or macroeconomic policy.
CRS is fully committed to workforce diversity.

Interested applicants must apply online at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 06/21/2019