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Research Regional Economist or Senior Economist

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

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Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia seeks an economist, at either the junior or senior level, to conduct research with a focus on inequality in the field of urban, regional and spatial economics. The position focuses in the broad area of inequality, mobility, and opportunity and builds on the department’s strengths in urban, regional, and spatial economics.

Responsibilities include actively engaging in research for publication in top-tier academic journals, briefing the Bank's president on policy issues, and writing occasional nontechnical articles for Economic Insights, our quarterly publication.

Excellent research skills are vital, as are superior writing and speaking skills. Both established research economists and new Ph.D.s are encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics or reasonably expect to complete all requirements for the degree by September 2023.

The Research Department offers an outstanding research environment and competitive salary and benefits.

Applications will only be accepted online via Econjobmarket at www.econjobmarket.org. (Click on About Candidates at the top of the page to view Information for Candidates.) Your application should include your vita, at least one research paper, and three letters of recommendation, and must be submitted by December 1, 2022. The Bank is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact: Bryan Stuart, Recruiting: [email protected].

To learn more about the Philadelphia Fed's Research Department, visit our About the Research Department webpage.


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