JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Office of Policy Development and Research

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Housing Finance Analysis Division
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111467004
Date Posted: 07/07/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, DC, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: J0 -- General
Labor and Demographic Economics

Salary Range: $72,750 to $134,798
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Office of Economic Affairs in HUD’s Office of Policy Development and Research is looking to hire an economist (new graduate or mid-career) to work in its Housing Finance Analysis Division. The primary responsibility of the hire will be development and review of the leading-edge credit scoring algorithms deployed by the Federal Housing Administration for approval of mortgage insurance applications. This work will implicate fair lending and social equity matters. The hires will also have flexibility to pursue or oversee original applied research on topics in the Division’s mandate: single- and multi-family finance, homeownership, and the secondary mortgage market. Hires will have opportunities to contribute to policy development and pursue publication and participation in conferences. Starting salary will range from $72,750 to $134,798 commensurate with education and experience. U.S. citizenship is required. Interest should be expressed to

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 01/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Interest should be expressed to