JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Central Bank of Chile

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Monetary Policy Division
Macroeconomic Analysis Unit
Senior Economist

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111462055
Date Posted: 12/05/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Santiago, CHILE
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F3 -- International Finance
F4 -- Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
Macroeconomic Analysis Unit
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Central Bank of Chile is looking to fill up a Senior Economist position in its Macroeconomic Analysis Unit.

Senior economists lead high-quality applied research to guide the economic policy process at the Central Bank. Candidates are expected to identify relevant policy issues that may affect the future monetary policy, to present and publish their research in academic journals. Candidates also contribute to the Bank providing high-quality analysis regarding both the evolution of domestic macroeconomic variables and the forecasting process.

The Macroeconomic Analysis Unit is part of the Monetary Policy Division. It elaborates crucial inputs relating to the Monetary Policy Meetings and the Monetary Policy Report. These include foreign and domestic macroeconomic analysis, forecasts with state-of-art models, etc. The unit is endowed with various PhD economists graduated from leading universities, as well as Master-level research assistants.

Applicants should have a PhD in Economics, or expect to receive it, by September 2019. Experienced PhD economists are also encouraged to apply. Areas of interest should preferably be in monetary policy, international macroeconomics and finance, labor economics, and macroeconometrics. Candidates with experience in structural macroeconomic modelling are especially encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2019
Application Instructions:
Material for application includes CV, job-market paper or sample of recent research, and three reference letters. Deadline for first the term of application: December 26, 2018. The first short-list of candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview in the ASSA Meeting in Atlanta, GA on January 4-6, 2019.
Nevertheless we will continue receiving applications until January 31, 2019 if the job opening is still vacant.

If you have any further questions please contact Jorge Fornero (
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