JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

RAND Corporation

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Economics, Sociology, Statistics Department

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467894
Date Posted: 10/18/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Santa Monica, California, UNITED STATES
Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
F5 -- International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy
H -- Public Economics
I0 -- General
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Applied Microeconomists, Applied Microeconomics, Economics, Labor, Defense, Health, Aging
Full Text of JOE Listing:

RAND's Economics, Sociology, and Statistics Department has openings for applied microeconomists at all experience levels. RAND economists have opportunities to develop policy-relevant research agendas across many research areas. We seek candidates with strong research potential or accomplishments in the areas of labor, defense, health, and aging. RAND economists have opportunities to teach policy PhD students at Pardee RAND Graduate School. More information about economics at RAND:

Applicants should have a PhD by September 2022, demonstrated research skills, a strong interest in policy-relevant empirical analysis, and excellent written and oral communication skills.
Locations: Santa Monica, CA; Arlington, VA; Pittsburgh, PA; Boston, MA

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research paper, and three letters of recommendation. Applications will be considered only through EconJobMarket
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Applications received by 5pm PT/ 8pm ET on November 15, 2021, will be considered for virtual interviews starting on or around January 10, 2022 (immediately after the 2022 ASSA/AEA meetings).

RAND is an Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity. Diversity is an essential operating principle at RAND. We seek unique backgrounds, original views, and diversity in academic training, work experience, and ideological outlook.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/15/2021