JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466274
Date Posted: 12/11/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C8 -- Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
G5 -- Household Finance
Data Collection
Data Estimation
Financial Institutions and Services
Household Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston has an opening for a new or experienced economist with expertise in the areas of payments, banking, and financial regulation. The candidate will be working with the FedNow Service, a new instant payment service that is being developed by the Federal Reserve. In addition, the candidate will be expected to conduct and publish self-directed, policy-oriented research and will advise senior Bank management on regulatory and policy issues. Requirements include a Ph.D. in economics; experience working with big data; demonstrated research capability; and strong written and oral communication skills. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience.

The Research Department provides an outstanding research environment and has a proven track record of producing highly cited work. Information about the Research Department may be found at:

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 01/31/2021
Application Instructions:
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