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Regional Economist - ILR Cornell Buffalo Co-Lab

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460940
Date Posted: 09/27/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Regional Economist - ILR Cornell Buffalo Co-Lab
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ithaca, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
H1 -- Structure and Scope of Government
H2 -- Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue
H3 -- Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents
H4 -- Publicly Provided Goods
H5 -- National Government Expenditures and Related Policies
H6 -- National Budget, Deficit, and Debt
H7 -- State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations
H8 -- Miscellaneous Issues
I1 -- Health
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
I3 -- Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
J1 -- Demographic Economics
J2 -- Demand and Supply of Labor
J3 -- Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs
J4 -- Particular Labor Markets
J5 -- Labor-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining
J6 -- Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers
J7 -- Labor Discrimination
J8 -- Labor Standards: National and International
K1 -- Basic Areas of Law
K2 -- Regulation and Business Law
K3 -- Other Substantive Areas of Law
K4 -- Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior
O1 -- Economic Development
O2 -- Development Planning and Policy
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
O5 -- Economywide Country Studies
R1 -- General Regional Economics
R2 -- Household Analysis
R3 -- Real Estate Markets, Spatial Production Analysis, and Firm Location
R4 -- Transportation Economics
R5 -- Regional Government Analysis
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Regional Economist – ILR Cornell Buffalo Co-Lab

The ILR School at Cornell University seeks a regionally focused economist to provide research and insight, contribute to public discourse, engagement and education, and support the School's strategic mission and core values.

Based in the ILR Cornell Buffalo Co-Lab, this is an exciting opportunity for an economist looking to dive deep into Western New York State, analyzing work related issues within the context of NYS and U.S. trends, and through the lens of improving sustainable, equitable economic development. The successful candidate will be responsible for publishing research reports, high-quality content in practitioner, policy or media outlets, and scholarly articles.

Community outreach based on objective analysis of economic, labor market, and demographic trends will support scholarly and public understanding of regional economic trends and contemporary work issues, with particular focus on regenerative economic development in Greater Buffalo and other upstate metros of New York State. This is not a tenure-track position.

Interested parties should submit a vita and application letter describing qualifications, research agenda, and public engagement experience. Application materials should be submitted through Academic Jobs Online: Any questions can be directed to Lou Jean Fleron ( or Linda Barrington (


Application Requirements:
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