Economist / Senior Economist

The New England Public Policy Center, an applied research unit in the Research Department, seeks an experienced empirical microeconomist. 

The economist will be expected to conduct research and advise policy leaders on public policies pertinent to the six-state New England region.  Requirements include a Ph.D. in economics, demonstrated research capability, and strong written and oral communications skills.  Demonstrated interest in labor market issues is highly desirable.  Salary will be commensurate with background and experience.
Fields: labor and demographic economics; health, education, and welfare; public economics; urban, rural, and regional economics.   

Starting date: August 2014 or later. 

To apply,

  • Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae and job market paper to BOS.ResearchEconomistRecruit@bos.frb.org (Only electronic submissions will be accepted)
  • To ensure consideration, the subject line of email must include position applied for (Economist or Senior Economist NEPPC) and name of the applicant.
    Example Subject Line: Economist NEPPC, Dana Sage

Applications will be considered until the position is filled. 

Any questions regarding this posting should be directed to:

Joanne Herrick
Senior Administrative Assistant
Research Department, T-9
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
600 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210
BOS.ResearchEconomistRecruit@bos.frb.org
617-973-4257