JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

The Port Authority of NY & NJ

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New York
Public Administration General
Senior Economic Analyst

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457743
Date Posted: 04/12/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economic Analyst
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is seeking a Senior Economic Analyst for the Economics unit in the Planning and Regional Development Department. This position is located in the Department’s main office in New York City. The Planning and Regional Development Department provides strategic planning advice to executive management, with an emphasis on issues of regional importance that involve multiple departments and other federal, state or local government agencies. Under the direct supervision of the Chief Economist, the successful candidate will support the identification of economic and demographic trends and assist in the development of related forecasts. Will conduct an array of quantitative analyses, including benefit-cost analysis, regional economic impact analysis, and financial analysis; undertaking industry studies of transportation sectors that the agency operates in; and developing and maintaining economic models used in regional and business planning, particularly benefit-cost and regional input-output models. Develop appropriate economic methodologies and tools, as well as conduct research and produce reports, on transportation and planning issues. Graduate degree in Economics or related field; strong quantitative skills, especially in project analysis and economic modeling; econometric software such as Eviews and R, and Excel. Demonstrated understanding of transportation economics and project development.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2017