JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Fannie Mae

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Economic and Strategic Research
Senior Economist

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466019
Date Posted: 11/13/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
Housing Economics
Real Estate
Applied Microeconomics
Applied Econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economic and Strategic Research (ESR) group within Fannie Mae is seeking a highly motivated Senior Economist with four or more years of research experience in applied econometrics, macroeconomics, applied microeconomics, finance or housing/real estate economics.

We are seeking demonstrated ability to conduct independent research, experience with econometric modeling, expertise with data visualization, technical ability with statistical software packages (such as R, SAS, Python or similar), excellent communication skills, and a Master’s or Ph.D. in economics or a related field. Mortgage market analysis experience is preferred.

Major responsibilities include supporting ESR research and analysis to better understand and forecast emerging trends in the housing market and macro economy, interacting with the Chief Economist and other staff economists on various projects, communicating with members of Fannie Mae’s business units and preparing research for external publication in academic journals and as part of Fannie Mae’s external-facing Housing Insights and Working Paper series.

In addition to working on real world problems in a business setting, ESR economists have the opportunity to conduct independent research for academic publication or inclusion in more general interest media. Fannie Mae offers competitive salaries and benefits.

For full consideration, please apply online by 12/15/2020 at

Application Requirements:
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  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/15/2020
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