JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Banco de México

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Dirección General de Investigación Económica
Economics Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465289
Date Posted: 09/17/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economics Researcher
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Mexico City, CDMX, MEXICO
JEL Classifications:
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
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Development; Growth
Industrial Organization
International Finance/Macro
International Trade
Labor; Demographic Economics
Macroeconomics; Monetary
Computational Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Banco de México, the Mexican central bank, is interested in hiring experienced or newly qualified Ph.D.'s in economics or related fields for its headquarters in Mexico City to work at its research department (Dirección General de Investigación Económica).

The main tasks of the potential candidates would be to carry out high-quality policy-oriented research, both for publication in refereed journals and for the Bank's senior management. Hirees are expected to have, or commit to acquire, a good command of written and spoken Spanish.

The Banco de México's research department offers an excellent working and research environment, intense external and internal seminar series, workshops, conference travel support, a multinational workforce and competitive salaries.

We will be interviewing selected candidates during December 2020 and January 2021. Graduating Ph.D. applicants should submit a CV, a research paper, three letters of reference and a cover letter explaining their interest in working for Banco de México in its Mexico City headquarters through the EconJobMarket website ( Experienced candidates can provide a list of references in place of reference letters. We expect to receive most applications by November 20th, 2020, applications received after December 1st are not guaranteed full consideration.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 12/01/2020
Reference Instructions:
As stated in the main text, three letters of reference are required. Experienced candidates can provide a list of references in place of reference letters.