JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

Christensen Associates

Economist

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464647
Date Posted: 02/01/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Madison, Wisconsin, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
D4 -- Market Structure, Pricing, and Design
L4 -- Antitrust Issues and Policies
Keywords:
Econometrics
Data science
Modeling
statistical software
consulting
Antitrust
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Christensen Associates is an employee-owned economic research and consulting firm that specializes in regulated, or formerly regulated, industries (including electric and gas utilities, transportation firms and the U.S. Postal Service); and in providing litigation support and expert testimony. Our projects are firmly grounded in microeconomic theory and we maintain high scientific standards. Our work involves considerable interaction with clients and among members of our staff. Our projects frequently involve model development and analysis of large databases.

We are seeking PhD-level candidates with strong skills in applied economics, including applied econometrics and industrial organization. Proficiency with statistical software such as Stata, SAS, or R is essential. The ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in written reports is very important. Responsibilities may include: planning and/or conducting analyses; mentoring and overseeing junior staff; preparing written reports or testimony; presenting results; business development activities including developing client proposals, and project management.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/30/2020
Reference Instructions:
Letters of reference may be uploaded on the careers page at www.LRCA.com
Application Instructions:
Please see our website at www.LRCA.com for more information.