JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Asian Development Bank

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Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department
Young Professional (Economics)

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463414
Date Posted: 09/19/2019
Date Inactive: 11/01/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Young Professional (Economics)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Metro Manila, PHILIPPINES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
debt sustainability
aging society
behavioral economics
international organizations
multilateral development banks
international financial institutions
Salary Range: c.a. USD 120,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is an international development finance institution headquartered in Manila, Philippines and is composed of 68 members, 49 of which are from Asia and Pacific. ADB's mission is to reduce poverty and promote sustainable economic growth in the region. ADB's main instruments for helping its developing member countries are policy dialogue, loans, equity investments, guarantees, grants and technical assistance.

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is an entry-level recruitment program to attract highly qualified and motivated individuals to ADB. YPP provides the foundation for a challenging and rewarding professional career in an international development environment and offers a wide range of opportunities.

This year, the Bank’s Economics Department is looking for a bright and enthusiastic economist to join the team as Young Professional and undertake collaborative research in macroeconomics and development with ADB specialists and external researchers. Topics include debt sustainability, employment and aging society, and behavioral economics.

As an ideal candidate, you have strong quantitative, analytical, and conceptual skills in economics, together with demonstrated expertise in economic research on development.

For details, please click the link below and apply through our online career system (not through JOE). Application deadline is 31 October 2019 (GMT+8).

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 10/31/2019
Application Instructions:
Interested candidates should apply through ADB's careers website using its online recruitment system (not through JOE).