JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, UNITED STATES
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
D4 -- Market Structure, Pricing, and Design
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
L2 -- Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior
Mathematical & Quantitative Methods
Econometric & Statistical Methods
Market Structure & Pricing
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Digonex, Indianapolis, IN
Digonex serves the pricing needs of clients in attractions and live entertainment through the development of customized algorithms.
Digonex is seeking a candidate with Ph.D. in economics or operations research with a strong background in applied econometrics, statistical methods, industrial organization, and the microeconomics of optimal pricing strategies. The economist will oversee and enhance the implementation of existing algorithms, in addition to developing customized and automated algorithms to optimize pricing.
* Experience developing and implementing demand models and optimization techniques
* Advanced knowledge of Stata, Python and/or R
* Ability to work independently as well as with a team of programmers and project managers
* Effective communication skills
Valued fields of expertise
* Dynamic pricing
* Revenue management
* Operations research
* Machine learning
Salary is competitive and will depend on experience. We will start conducting interviews in Fall 2021. We will also interview candidates virtually as part of the AEA meetings in January 2022.
Electronic applications only; interested candidates must submit a cover letter explaining relevant research or experience, resume, official transcript, job market paper, and have three letters of reference. The deadline for application is December 12, 2021 for interviews in January 2022.
- Cover Letter
- Job Market Paper
- Letters of Reference
- Research Papers