JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Financial Economist

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467773
Date Posted: 10/11/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Financial Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E4 -- Money and Interest Rates
E5 -- Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
Fields: financial markets and macroeconomy, financial stability.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Financial Economist – Research Department

The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston has an opening for a new or experienced financial economist. We have particular interest in candidates with expertise in the macro-finance aspects of financial intermediation and the implications for financial stability. The candidate will be expected to conduct and publish self-directed, policy-oriented research and will advise senior Bank management on regulatory and policy issues. Requirements include a Ph.D. in economics or finance; demonstrated research capability; and strong written and oral communication skills. Salary will be commensurate with background and experience.

The Research Department provides an outstanding research environment and has a proven track record of producing highly cited work. Information about the Research Department may be found at:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/19/2021
Application Instructions:
Application Procedure: Applications will only be accepted online via Econ Job Market. Please submit your curriculum vitae, your job market paper, a cover letter, and three letters of reference no later than November 19, 2021. All letters of recommendation must also be received by this date. As suggested by the American Economic Association all interviews will be conducted online.

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