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Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia: Policy Advisor

Title: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia: Policy Advisor

  • Employer: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Research)
  • Location: United States
  • Position Type: Other Non-Academic
  • Deadline: Jan 30, 2017

  • Job Description:

    E2 Consumption, Saving, Production, Investment, Labor Markets, and the Informal Economy
    J2 Demand and Supply of Labor
    O4 Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity

    The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia seeks an established research economist as a policy advisor. Responsibilities include engaging in academic research for publication in professional journals, briefing the Bank’s president on policy issues and assisting with his speeches, helping lead our research and policy activities as a senior member of the department, and contributing to public education.

    Excellent research skills are vital, as are good writing and speaking skills and a demonstrated interest in policy issues relating to labor markets, human capital development, and aggregate productivity. . Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics, several years of distinguished research and policy experience, and an established research agenda as demonstrated by several publications in top-tier professional journals. The department offers an outstanding research environment and competitive salary and benefits.

    Applications will only be accepted online via Econjobmarket at www.econjobmarket.org. (Follow the instructions under Information for Candidates at https://www.econjobmarket.org/candidates.php.) Include your vita; a statement highlighting your qualifications in research, policy, and public education; at least one of your research papers; and three letters of reference. An equal opportunity employer. CONTACT: Ms. Monica Wiley-Curtis at Recruiting_Macro@phil.frb.org. Additional information about the Research Department may be found at http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/.

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.