JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Danish Export Credit Agency

Postdoctoral Position

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466639
Date Posted: 03/08/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Position
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Copenhagen, Copenhagen, DENMARK
JEL Classification: F -- International Economics
International Trade
Financial Economics
Firm-level register data
Export Credits
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Danish Export Credit Agency (EKF), Denmark

Two-year postdoctoral position in Trade Finance Economics

Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen (UCPH) and EKF, the Danish Export Credit Agency together invites candidates for a two-year postdoctoral position in Trade Finance Economics starting in the Spring or early Summer of 2021.

The position is jointly funded by EKF and the Innovation Fund of Denmark through the project “The connection between developments in global financial markets, export credits and Danish companies' exports”.

The Postdoc will be expected to make contributions to the project’s overall research agenda by processing and analyzing the connection between the issuance of ECA loans and guarantees (the Berne Union data set) and the cross-border movements of private bank flows (and their underlying factors – the BIS data set).

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Economics or similar fields.

Read the full job description and apply at:

Additional information about the position can be obtained by director, head of Country, Bank & Sector Risk Jørn Fredsgaard, mobile +45 2018 3969, and Professor Jakob Roland Munch, mobile +45 3532 3019,

Application deadline April 8th, 2021.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 04/08/2021