JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Congressional Budget Office

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Financial Economist, Health Economists, I/O and Labor Economists, Macro/Labor Economist

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452873
Date Posted: 03/24/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Financial Economist, Health Economists, I/O and Labor Economists, Macro/Labor Economist
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
G -- Financial Economics
I1 -- Health
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
D -- Microeconomics
Industrial Organization
Market Design
Salary Range: $100k +
Full Text of JOE Listing:

CBO, a small nonpartisan agency that provides Congress with the objective, timely analyses needed for economic and budgetary decisions, seeks both new and experienced economists who have a broad range of policy interests. All positions require excellent quantitative skills, strong writing ability, and an interest in working on issues of current legislative interest to the Congress.

Financial Economist to conduct analyses to evaluate the costs of federal financial activities and contribute to CBO’s recurring projections for the economy and the budget.

Health Economists to contribute to a variety of projects and analyses in the health area.

Applied Microeconomist with training or experience in applied industrial organization, market design, or a related field of microeconomics to assess the effect of various forms of federal involvement in markets for goods and services.

Macro/labor economist to conduct analyses of long-term budgetary issues and assist in the development and use of CBO’s long-term microsimulation model.

Labor Economist to research and conduct analysis on labor markets, income, poverty, cash and in-kind assistance programs, disability policies, education and training, and/or immigration.

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CBO is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Application Requirements:
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