JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Bates White Economic Consulting

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JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460632
Date Posted: 09/13/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
I1 -- Health
D -- Microeconomics
G -- Financial Economics
Industrial Organization
Applied Econometrics
Applied Microeconomics
Financial Economics
Machine Learning
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Bates White specializes in providing advanced economic, financial, and econometric analysis to law firms, companies, and government agencies. We help clients tackle tough issues with confidence and pride ourselves on delivering top-notch consulting and expert testimony. But what makes us successful is our commitment to providing a positive and rewarding experience—for our employees, our clients, and the community.

The firm is recognized by leading academics and professionals as a premier place to work. Bates White has an innovative and entrepreneurial culture where bright minds from diverse backgrounds come together to solve difficult challenges facing legal, business, and government decision makers in the United States and around the world. In addition, the firm maintains strong relationships with key academics and industry experts.

Bates White, located in Washington, DC, is seeking PhD candidates and experienced PhDs to work closely with senior staff and partners on high-profile engagements. Responsibilities include economic research, empirical analysis, report and presentation preparation, and project management. The firm is looking for candidates who possess strong written and oral communication skills as well as the ability to think creatively, analyze complex data, and develop clear, concise, and logical analysis.

We are seeking individuals who specialize in: industrial organization, applied econometrics, applied microeconomics, financial economics, labor, healthcare, and machine learning.

Bates White is deeply committed to providing a quality work experience as well as fostering and maintaining a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. This is evidenced in the firm’s academic focus, career development programs, and employee engagement activities (e.g., women’s network, community initiatives, and diversity-inclusion programs). Furthermore, Bates White rewards employees with highly competitive compensation and benefit programs.

For consideration, please apply via our website. Please also send three letters of recommendation to Please note that the application deadline is Wednesday, November 21, 2018. The firm will interview candidates at the January AEA Meeting. For more information, refer to

Bates White is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/21/2018
Reference Instructions:
Please send letters of recommendation to
Application Instructions:
For consideration, please apply via our website ( Please also send three letters of recommendation to Please note that the application deadline is Wednesday, November 21, 2018.