The School of Economics at the University of Surrey invites applications for a post-doc researcher (also known as a Research Fellow in the British system) in Economics. The appointee will work on an ESRC-funded project on the application of machine learning techniques in international trade research. Essential requirements for the position are a good knowledge of panel data econometrics (in particular, the estimation of models with high-dimensional fixed effects), as well as experience in coding in R, Matlab or Stata. Coding skills in C and C++ would be a plus, as would be a Background in international trade research. For informal inquiry, please contact Holger Breinlich firstname.lastname@example.org, Valentina Corradi email@example.com, or Joao Santos Silva firstname.lastname@example.org
The post is for a two-year period and our preferred start date is 1 July 2021.
The deadline for applications is 1st December 2020.