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August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Charles River Associates

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Senior Associate - PhD or ABD (2022 Start)

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467415
Date Posted: 09/13/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Associate - PhD or ABD (2022 Start)
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Locations: Washington, DC, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
San Francisco Bay Area/Oakland, California, UNITED STATES
Tallahassee, Florida, UNITED STATES
Brussels, Belgium, BELGIUM
London, United Kingdom, UNITED KINGDOM
Munich, Germany, GERMANY
New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Keywords:
Consulting
Economic
Financial
Analysis
Litigation
Strategy
Policies
Policy
Regulation
Diversity
Academics
Research
Team
Clients
Attorneys
Models
Data
Programming
Regression
Statistical
Stata
SAS
R
Python
OTC
Mergers
Competition
Antitrust
Life Sciences
Finance
Financial Economics
Economics
Finance
Accounting
Industrial organization
Applied microeconomics
Microeconomics
Econometrics
Labor
Health
Intellectual property
Pricing
Corporate finance
Financial accounting
Quantitative
Teaching
Mandarin
Chinese
Employment
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that provides independent economic and financial analysis behind litigation matters, guides businesses through critical strategy and operational issues to become more profitable, and advises governments on the economic impact of policies and regulations. Our two main services – litigation and management consulting – are delivered by practice groups that focus on specific areas of expertise or industries. Explore how CRA can help you Launch your career and click here to learn why PhDs choose CRA.

Commitment to Diversity

Charles River Associates is an equal opportunity employer. As part of our focus on equity and inclusion, we work to ensure a fair and consistent hiring process. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to an inclusive work environment.

Responsibilities vary based on practice placement:

- Working closely with leading academics, managing the research process, and supervising, training and mentoring junior analysts
- Conducting research in a supportive, team-oriented environment
- Acting as a primary point of contact for clients and assisting in the development and presentation of client deliverables including expert reports summarizing our opinions, conclusions, and recommendations and third party financial, market and industry data
- Consulting with attorneys and other clients in industry and government on a wide variety of finance, strategy and economics issues
- Independently conceptualizing and identifying issues, designing complex economic and financial models to analyze economic and financial data
- Programming, model building and/or regression analysis in statistical analysis programs (such as Stata, SAS, R or Python)
- Ensuring the integrity and accuracy of analyses and opinions
- Assist regulators and financial institutions with analysis of trading on exchanges and in OTC markets for a wide spectrum of contracts
- Work with those testifying in judicial proceedings to provide economic analyses of mergers and other competition matters before the major competition authorities of the world

Qualifications

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. or ABD in economics, finance, or accounting or a closely aligned field, and will have specific expertise in the fields of industrial organization, applied microeconomics, econometrics, labor, health, intellectual property, pricing, corporate finance, financial accounting, or other quantitative areas. Previous experience in teaching, research, or industry is desirable. Note: Verbal Mandarin language skills and written Simplified Chinese language skills are required for candidates to be considered for work on China Competition projects.

How to Apply
Application instructions found at https://grnh.se/ca53c7821us (November 15, 2021 deadline).

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/15/2021
Reference Instructions:
CRA is collecting all Letters of Recommendation via EconJobMarket.org. Please submit three letters and other required application materials to your preferred posting(s) on this site by November 15, 2021.
Application Instructions:
To be considered for all interview opportunities, please submit (1) a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a copy of a research/job market paper or dissertation and three letters of recommendation for your preferred position(s) on EconJobMarket.org AND (2) submit the very short CRA online application at https://grnh.se/ca53c7821us by November 15, 2021.