JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022
CAF- Development Bank of Latin America
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
CAF is a multilateral financial institution that promotes sustainable development and regional integration in Latin America (more information at
We are currently seeking a Research Economist in Environmental Economics and Policy/Sustainable Development for our Department of Socio-Economic Research. This is a great opportunity to be part of a multi-skilled and multicultural team that conducts high-quality policy-oriented research on development issues.
The activities of the position include:
-Contribute to the preparation of policy reports, aimed at providing recommendations informed by the relevant scientific knowledge.
-Conduct high-quality academic research for publication in refereed journals.
-Provide expert advisory in the operations and specific projects of the bank, interacting with both bank staff and policy makers in our shareholder countries.
-Present policy and research products to academic and non-academic audiences.
We are interested in economists working on environmental economics, energy economics, sustainable development and related topics. Excellent communication skills and strong analytical and quantitative abilities are required. Fluency in English and Spanish is essential.
We will start interviewing candidates during the second half of January 2022. Preferred date of application: before January 15th.
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