JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Bocconi University

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Department of Economics
Post-Doctoral Position in Political Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464002
Date Posted: 10/28/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doctoral Position in Political Economics
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Milan, Lombardy, ITALY
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
P -- Economic Systems
Political Economics
Salary Range: 19,500-40,000 euros
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Bocconi University is offering one post-doctoral research position in Political Economics starting on September 1st, 2020.The position is financed by the European Research Council (ERC).

The successful candidate will be a young researcher with strong quantitative skills, holding (or being close to complete) a PhD in Economics or related disciplines.(S)he will conduct independent research while concurrently collaborating with Prof. Morelli and other Bocconi professors on ongoing projects in particular they will be involved in the estimation of conflict risk due to changes in relative power or on the dynamics of the balance of power of different institutions within a state.

The contract will run for 1 year, but may be renewed based on satisfactory performance. There are no teaching obligations for the entire duration of the contract.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/12/2020
Application Instructions:
Candidates for the position should submit the following documents via e-mail to

(1) the application form (which must be downloaded from the Bocconi website at
(2) a CV
(3) a job market paper
(4) a list of other papers and publications (if applicable).

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on January 12th, 2020.