JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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Full Time Research Analyst

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468138
Date Posted: 10/29/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Full Time Research Analyst
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The National Bureau of Economic Research is the nation’s leading non-profit economic research organization.

We have an opening for a Research Analyst (RA) who will support a project on the Cutter Incident.

Responsibilities are expected to include:
• Training and fine-tuning deep learning-based models to extract computable information from raw text and document image sources
• Preparing transparent, interactive data visualizations
• Conducting statistical analyses
• Literature reviews
• Assisting in the preparation of academic papers being submitted to journals
• Preparing code and data for publication
• Any other work assigned by Research Managers or PIs.

Candidates for this position will have a bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field such as economics or mathematics. Experience with deep learning or econometrics is not required, but the ideal candidate will have excellent programing skills and a strong applied math background. Knowledge of Python is preferred. The position is an especially good match for candidates contemplating application to a PhD program.

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The NBER is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 01/31/2022