JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Nottingham

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Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Economics
Research Associate/Fellow ‘ESCoE’ Projects (Fixed Term)(3 Posts)

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465122
Date Posted: 08/18/2020
Date Inactive: 09/07/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associate/Fellow ‘ESCoE’ Projects (Fixed Term)(3 Posts)
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Nottingham, UNITED KINGDOM
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
G -- Financial Economics
Salary Range: £27511 to £40322 per annum, depending on skills and experience (minimum £30942 with relevant PhD). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Productivity and the Modern Economy (CBI, ESCoE Grant)

Using CBI business surveys, you will work on understanding business cycles, investment, inventories, capacity and output, real-time economic forecasts, regional and national prospects, by matching CBI and ONS datasets.

Management Practices and Productivity in UK Businesses (ESRC Grant ES/S012729/1)

Using ONS data you will work on management practices and productivity across UK businesses. You will link data to administrative trade records, R&D surveys and patenting data, and business surveys and explore how quality of management practices responded to Brexit and Covid-19.

Measuring the effects of Covid-19 on the UK economy (ESRC Grant ES/V004387/1)

Using Bank of England and ONS surveys, you will work on the business response to Covid-19 for immediate policy and research use. You will match surveys and administrative datasets within the ONS while on secondment, evaluate business productivity, cash flow, debt, changes to working practices, supply chains etc.

You will work with Bank of England, CBI, ESCoE, ONS, will have excellent programming skills and ability to contribute to academic workshops and conferences.

Posts are fixed-term from 1 September 2020; 1&2 available for 18 months and 3 available for 15 months.

Applicants should state the project(s) they are applying for.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 09/04/2020