JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Charles River Associates

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Senior Associate (2021 Start)

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465203
Date Posted: 09/01/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Associate (2021 Start)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
Tallahassee, Florida, UNITED STATES
Brussels, BELGIUM
London, UNITED KINGDOM
Munich, GERMANY
Toronto, CANADA
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Keywords:
Economics
Consulting
Econometrics
Health Economics
Life Sciences
Industrial Organization
Government
Finance
Accounting
Financial Economics
Labor
Employment
Pricing
Academic
Litigation
Models
Analysis
Programming
Analysis
Regulators
Expert
Industry
Team
Testify
Judicial
Merger
Competition
Antitrust
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that provides independent economic and financial analysis behind litigation matters, guides businesses through critical strategy and operational issues to become more profitable, and advises governments on the economic impact of policies and regulations. Our two main services – litigation and management consulting – are delivered by practice groups that focus on specific areas of expertise or industries.

Hiring Practices and Locations:
> Antitrust and Competition Economics (Boston, MA, Brussels, Belgium, Chicago, IL, London, United Kingdom, Munich, Germany, Oakland, CA - Berkeley/San Francisco area, Washington, DC)
> Financial Economics (Washington, DC)
> Finance (Boston, MA, New York, NY, Oakland, CA - Berkeley/San Francisco area)
> Life Sciences (Boston, MA, Toronto, ON, Washington, DC)
> Labor & Employment (Tallahassee, FL)

Responsibilities vary based on practice placement and may include:
- Working closely with leading academics, managing the research process, and supervising, training and mentoring junior analysts
- Conducting research in a supportive, team-oriented environment
- Acting as a primary point of contact for clients and assisting in the development and presentation of client deliverables including expert reports summarizing our opinions, conclusions, and recommendations and third party financial, market and industry data
- Consulting with attorneys and other clients in industry and government on a wide variety of finance, strategy and economics issues
- Independently conceptualizing and identifying issues, designing complex economic and financial models to analyze economic and financial data
- Programming, model building and/or regression analysis in statistical analysis programs (such as Stata, SAS, R or Python)
- Ensuring the integrity and accuracy of analyses and opinions
- Assist regulators and financial institutions with analysis of trading on exchanges and in OTC markets for a wide spectrum of contracts
- Work with those testifying in judicial proceedings to provide economic analyses of mergers and other competition matters before the major competition authorities of the world

As most of our work is done in the office, minimal travel is required.

Qualifications
Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. or ABD in economics, finance, or accounting or a closely aligned field, and will have specific expertise in the fields of industrial organization, applied microeconomics, econometrics, labor, health, intellectual property, pricing, corporate finance, financial accounting, or other quantitative areas. Previous experience in teaching, research, or industry is desirable.

Charles River Associates is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer (EEO/AAE): Minority/Female/Veteran/Differently-abled.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 11/15/2020
Reference Instructions:
To be considered for all interview opportunities, please submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a copy of a research/job market paper or dissertation to https://grnh.se/fedf46081us And submit three letters of recommendation via the respective practice-specific EconJobMarket.org job postings by November 15, 2020. We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis.
Application Instructions:
To be considered for all interview opportunities, please submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a copy of a research/job market paper or dissertation to https://grnh.se/fedf46081us And submit three letters of recommendation via the respective practice-specific EconJobMarket.org job postings by November 15, 2020. We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis.