JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Research and Statistics Group
PhD Economist

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465238
Date Posted: 09/15/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: PhD Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: New York City, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is looking for a diverse group of new and experienced PhD economists in multiple fields to reinforce the Bank’s efforts to foster sustainable economic growth, with a focus on monetary policy and financial stability. Economists at the New York Fed are expected to produce high-quality research for publication in refereed journals and to provide policy analysis tied to improving the soundness and vitality of the economy. Salaries are commensurate with experience and level of achievement.

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Fields of interest:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
R -- Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics

The Economist position requires access to confidential supervisory information and/or FOMC information, which is limited to "Protected Individuals" as defined in the U.S. federal immigration law. Protected Individuals include, but are not limited to, U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. permanent residents who either are not yet eligible to apply for naturalization or who have applied for naturalization within the requisite timeframe. Candidates who are not U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents may be eligible for the information access required for this position and sponsorship for a work visa, and subsequently for permanent residence, if they sign a declaration of intent to become a U.S. citizen and meet other eligibility requirements.

In addition, all candidates must undergo an enhanced background check and comply with all applicable information handling rules, and all non-U.S. citizens must sign a declaration of intent to become a U.S. citizen and pursue a path to citizenship.

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is committed to a diverse workforce and to providing equal employment opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, or military service.

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 11/27/2020
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Please note, for consideration of openings, candidate submissions, including all letters of recommendation, must be received by the submission date. Additional submissions and/or updates to documents provided may not be considered after the submission date.