JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

Office of the Chief Economist
Department of Commerce
Economist

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463201
Date Posted: 09/17/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Suitland, Maryland, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
Salary Range: $108,422-$152,352
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) seeks to fill multiple Ph.D. level research economist positions in 2019. A successful applicant must provide evidence of being able to conduct high-quality research and is expected to be able to work independently and publish in refereed journals.

Candidates should submit a research paper, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation through JOE by December 1, 2019. Candidates MUST be U.S. citizens at time of application. BEA is a leader in the development of new and innovative approaches to economic measurement and its mission is to strengthen our understanding of the U.S. economy by improving GDP and other national, regional, industry, and international accounts data.

BEA provides significant research support, including numerous datasets and computing resources. Starting salaries range from $108,422 to $152,352, depending on experience. BEA is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Requirements
• CV
• Research Paper
• Letters of Reference

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV
  • Research Papers
Application Instructions:
Inquiries should be sent to ASSA@bea.gov.