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Columbia University Business School

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Postdoctoral Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111472719
Date Posted: 10/19/2023
Date Inactive: 01/31/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: New York City, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Sovereign Debt
Industrial Policy
Salary Range: $65,000 - 90,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

One or more postdoctoral fellowships in economics are being offered through Columbia University to be supervised by Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz. The Fellows will conduct their own research on a broad range of topics, including research in inequality, and its links with macroeconomics and market power, including in the labor market; macroeconomics, research advancing our understanding of the explanations of deep downturns and structural transformations; macro-economic externalities; financial market and other market interlinkages, etc.; macroeconomic and structural implications of the Covid-19 pandemic; inflation; the role expectations and deep uncertainty for macroeconomic fluctuations and crises; the international financial architecture and sovereign debt crises resolution; analyses of market power and mis- and disinformation, including in the media, implications for systemic economic performance, and appropriate and effective policy responses; industrial policies, including how they might be best designed and implemented by the US; and artificial intelligence and its effects on macroeconomic dynamics, distribution and long-run growth. The fellowships will last up to one year in duration, and occasionally, subject to the availability of funds, renewed for a second year, and the Fellows will participate in the research community at Columbia.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/15/2023
Reference Instructions:
Submit three references to
Application Instructions:
For consideration submit your CV, cover letter describing research plans, job market paper, and three references to The deadline for applications is November 15, 2023.

Selected candidates will be interviewed virtually.

The appointments are scheduled to begin as early as August 2024.