JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey

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JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463758
Date Posted: 10/14/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Ankara, TURKEY
Istanbul, TURKEY
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) is seeking candidates to be employed as Economists. Candidates must demonstrate the potential to contribute substantially to research and policy analyses of interest to the Central Bank. The successful candidates will be expected to carry out both directed and independent policy-relevant research, and contribute to the formal policy making process. In addition, there will be opportunities to work with internationally renowned scholars under the CBRT’s research agenda. Strong presentation skills are required along with excellent analytical, quantitative, and written skills.

As well as actively contributing to the policy making process by presenting their research to the policymakers, economists at the Central Bank are encouraged to present their work at local and international conferences and to publish in academic journals. We provide generous research and travel support as well as access to ever-growing extensive economic, financial and firm-level administrative data. We have an active and stimulating research environment. We regularly host seminar programs and conferences which bring together experts from leading research institutions and universities.

Candidates must be Turkish citizens.Applicants are expected to hold a doctoral degree by the end of 2020.The position offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/15/2019
Reference Instructions:
Please e-mail three reference letters (in PDF file format) to before December 15, 2019.
Application Instructions:
Please e-mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae and job market paper (in PDF file format) to before December 15, 2019. Candidates should have three reference letters sent directly to Referrers should use the following suggested subject line: “Candidate Last Name, Candidate First Name - Economist recommendation”.

The Bank representatives will be interviewing prospective candidates at the ASSA meetings in San Diego, CA on January 3-5, 2020.