JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Abt Associates

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US Health
Senior Analyst / PhD Economist

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456289
Date Posted: 09/28/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Analyst / PhD Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Bethesda, Maryland, UNITED STATES
Durham, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
Atlanta, Georgia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
Health Economics
Behavioral Health
Health Policy
Mental Health
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation, technical assistance, and program implementation in a range of policy areas. We are recruiting new and experienced PhD economists with strong quantitative research skills and knowledge of important domestic policy areas. Abt's US Health Division will be interviewing at the AEA conference, January 6-8, 2017.

The US Health Division helps shape healthcare policies that benefit millions of Americans, while improving program efficiency and effectiveness. Our work includes:
* evaluating healthcare, public health, and behavioral health programs and policies;
* reforming payment systems;
* infectious and chronic disease modeling; and
* analyzing access to and quality and outcomes of healthcare services.

In addition, the US Health Division's Behavioral Health practice includes a substantial portfolio of work in criminal justice.

We work for clients such as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality, the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, the Department of Justice, the US Courts, and the Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration.

We are currently recruiting new and experienced economists, including roles in our Health Policy and Behavioral Health practices. Please see our website for more details.

Informational URL:

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 11/23/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed