JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Bank of Japan

Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies
Economist

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463019
Date Posted: 09/05/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Keywords:
Macroeconomics
Monetary Economics
Finance
International Finance
Econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies (IMES) of the Bank of Japan is interested in hiring new and experienced Ph.D.s in economics and related fields. The IMES expects candidates to carry out high-quality research in the fields of macroeconomics, monetary economics, international finance, econometrics, and finance (including artificial intelligence in finance and high frequency data analysis). The IMES encourages academic research as its primary duty, while some policy-related research may be required for in-house purposes. The IMES offers salary and benefits competitive with that of an academic position. Although many research papers are written in English, the main working language at the IMES is Japanese; therefore, excellent Japanese speaking, reading, and writing skills are required.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit the following requirements with a cover letter to the recruitment committee (imeskoubo@boj.or.jp).

Application Requirements
• CV
• Job Market Paper (new Ph.D.) and/or Research Papers
• 3 Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 11/29/2019

Selected candidates will be interviewed at the ASSA meetings in San Diego in January 2020.

Reference Instructions
Please send letters of reference to the recruitment committee (imeskoubo@boj.or.jp).