JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

Bank for International Settlements

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Statistics & Research Support
Monetary & Economic Department
PhD Fellowship Programme

JOE ID Number: 2018-01_111460215
Date Posted: 06/18/2018
Date Inactive: 07/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: PhD Fellowship Programme
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Basel, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Fellowship Programme
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Are you a PhD student in economics, finance or a related field? Do you want to acquire practical experience in policy research and analysis in monetary and financial stability issues?

The PhD fellowship pogramme at the BIS offers you the opportunity to work in an international financial institution at the intersection of research and policy, working alongside experienced economists and research analysts. This programme will give you practical experience in supporting central banks and other financial authorities and contributing to high-level meetings and BIS publications.

Programme duration: Between 3 and 11 months
Start date: Flexible

• Participate in BIS economic research by providing statistical analysis in monetary policy and financial stability issues
• Support BIS economists in their research
• Research topics related to the characteristics of financial intermediation, post-crisis monetary and financial stability frameworks and the global economy and spillovers

• Enrolment in a PhD programme in economics, finance or related fields
• Excellent knowledge of financial and monetary economics, with specialisation in topics relevant to the BIS research agenda
• Experience in conducting research in relevant fields
• Ability to apply tools used in economic analysis to a range of topics

What do we offer?
If you are selected, you will receive a contract for up to 11 months. We offer a competitive net of tax salary, health insurance coverage and travel and relocation assistance. This position is in Basel, Switzerland, and our status as an international organisation allows us to recruit globally regardless of nationality.

Application deadline: Sunday, 26 August 2018

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 08/26/2018