JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Bureau of Economic Analysis

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Office of the Director
Office of the Chief Statistician

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452826
Date Posted: 03/12/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G1 -- General Financial Markets
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
L -- Industrial Organization
N1 -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations
N6 -- Manufacturing and Construction
N7 -- Transport, Trade, Energy, Technology, and Other Services
O3 -- Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
Salary Range: $110,000 - $139,000 / per year
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) anticipates filling a Ph.D. level economist position in 2015. BEA's mission as a leader in the development of new and innovative approaches to economic measurement is to strengthen our understanding of the U.S. economy by improving GDP and other national, regional, industry, and international accounts data. A successful candidate will conduct independent research on topics of importance to BEA's mission and will be expected to publish that research in professional journals, the Survey of Current Business, as well as present the work at conferences. Candidates who have an expertise in the theory and practice of econometrics are preferred. Starting salaries for a Ph.D. level economist range from $110,000 to $139,000 per year, depending on experience. A curriculum vita, a sample of written work, and three letters of recommendation are required. Submit materials through JOE. Candidates must be U.S. citizens at time of application. BEA is an equal opportunity employer. Please send inquiries about the position to

Application Requirements:
  • Sample of Written Work
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV
  • Application Deadline Has Passed