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BI Norwegian Business School

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Post Doc in Applied Macroeconomics

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466705
Date Posted: 03/19/2021
Date Inactive: 04/01/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post Doc in Applied Macroeconomics
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Oslo, Oslo, NORWAY
JEL Classifications:
E2 -- Consumption, Saving, Production, Investment, Labor Markets, and Informal Economy
E1 -- General Aggregative Models
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
D3 -- Distribution
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo, Norway invites applications for a 3-year post doctoral position in applied macroeconomics. It is part of the research project “Inequality in 3D – measurement and implications for macroeconomic theory (3D-In-Macro)”, funded by the European Research Council (ERC).

“3D-In-Macro” studies causes and consequences of household inequality in income, wealth and consumption, emphasizing (1) macroeconomic implications of household heterogeneity, (2) approaches that utilize micro data to address macroeconomic questions.

Applicants must hold a doctoral degree when starting in the position. As the project aims to combine rich micro data with macroeconomic models, applicants with a specialization in empirical work with large datasets and/or interests in quantitative models of heterogeneity are encouraged to apply.

Competence will be evaluated in accordance with ordinary regulations for academic positions at university institutions and the standards for scientific excellence within ERC projects. The evaluation will emphasize quality of previous and current research efforts, as well as relevance to the project's research agenda.

We request applicants to electronically submit their application, including CV, academic papers and formal documentation of highest academic degree via the BI website. You can find more information about the position at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 03/26/2021