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POSTDOCTORAL POSITION FOR A PROJECT ON CRIMINAL ORGANIZATIONS

Title: POSTDOCTORAL POSITION FOR A PROJECT ON CRIMINAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • Employer: BOCCONI UNIVERSITY (BAFFI-CAREFIN RESEARCH CENTER)
  • Location: Italy
  • Position Type: Post-Doc
  • Deadline: May 15, 2017

  • Job Description:

    THE BAFFI-CAREFIN research center at Bocconi University offers a postdoc position starting on June 1st 2017 for a research project on criminal organizations and their effects on the legal economy, financed by the Italian ministry of Education, University and Research as a Research Project of National Interest (PRIN). The Principal Investigator is Professor Jerome Adda, the other team members are Paolo Pinotti and Piero Stanig.

    THE PROJECT
    The research project will focus on the study of criminal organizations. In particular, it will investigate which are the costs imposed by criminal organizations and how do these organizations infiltrate the legal economy. The project will address these questions empirically, using new datasets and conducting innovative field experiments.

    DUTIES AND BENEFITS
    The candidate is expected to work full time on the project with the Principal Investigator and the other professors in the team.
    Starting on June 1st, the position will have duration of 1 year (with a possible 18-months renewal). The annual stipend will be 34.000 euros.

    REQUIREMENTS
    The Principal Investigator is looking for young economists or political scientists with strong quantitative skills. The candidates must be in possession of the PhD or in the process of completing it.
    The selected postdoctoral fellows will be required to be in residence for the entire 2017-18 academic year, starting June 1st 2017.
    Candidates for the positions should submit: the application form (link below), a cover letter, 2 reference contacts, a CV, a list of publications and any other title in their possession. All applications should be submitted before 12 pm of May 15th to: recruiting-adr@unibocconi.it

    Official link: https://www.unibocconi.eu/wps/wcm/connect/04e66d8a-6157-4146-bba8-b5a472459ab5/Call-ADR-13A1-BaffiCarefin.pdf?MOD=AJPERES