JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Abt Associates

Social and Economic Policy
PhD Economist

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463634
Date Posted: 10/08/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: PhD Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Rockville, Maryland, UNITED STATES
Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Durham, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Keywords:
Social and Economic Policy
Public Economics
Health
Education
Welfare
Housing
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation, technical assistance, and program implementation in a range of public policy areas. We are recruiting new PhD economists with strong quantitative and analytical research skills and knowledge of important domestic policy areas. Abt Associates’ Social and Economic Policy Division will be interviewing at the American Economic Association conference.

The Social and Economic Policy Division of Abt Associates conducts research and evaluation, including large-scale experiments, to help guide development of U.S. domestic policies and programs for a range of federal agencies, state and local agencies, and foundations. Our work spans a range of policy areas including housing, education, workforce development, income security, food assistance, unemployment, and disability policy. Our clients include the U.S. Departments of Housing and Urban Development, Education, Health and Human Services, Labor, Veterans Affairs, and Agriculture (Food and Nutrition Service), among others.

Please submit application materials online through the JOE website. Please see the Abt Associates website for more details http://www.abtassociates.com.

Application Requirements:
  • CV
  • Job Market Paper
  • Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 01/01/2020