JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

The Urban Institute

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Health Policy Center
Health Policy Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462756
Date Posted: 07/02/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Health Policy Researcher
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
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The Health Policy is currently seeking strong research professionals (Research/Senior Research Associate) to work on a variety of projects including the development of the Health Insurance Policy Simulation Model (HIPSM) and a new microsimulation model for Medicare as well as addressing issues arising from trade-offs among health care costs, access, quality, and broader investments in social services. The center's focus has been on Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance markets and health care reform. Qualifications: *PhD in Health Policy, Economics, Social Science, etc. and the equivalent of 1 to 6+ years of relevant experience, or the the combination of academic, substantive knowledge; and health policy research experience needed to perform the duties described above. *Demonstrated experience in programming with statistical software ( STATA is preferred) *Knowledge in languages such as C or Python *Senior level roles require exhibited prior experience with leadership level work on microsimulation and/or econometric discrete choice models. Both positions require excellent written and oral communications skills and ability to address critical health policy topics. To apply to both positions, please follow the link:

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