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Charles River Associates

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Senior Associate (2023 start)

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470323
Date Posted: 10/05/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Associate (2023 start)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
Tallahasse, Florida, UNITED STATES
Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
Oakland/San Francisco Area, California, UNITED STATES
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
Brussels, BELGIUM
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Experimental Economics
Industrial Organization
Demographic Economics
Law and Economics
Behavioral Economics
Organizational Behavior
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that provides independent economic and financial analysis behind litigation matters, guides businesses through critical strategy and operational issues to become more profitable, and advises governments on the economic impact of policies and regulations. Our two main services – litigation and management consulting – are delivered by practice groups that focus on specific areas of expertise or industries.

Hiring Practices and Locations:
-Antitrust and Competition Economics (Boston, MA; Brussels, Belgium; Chicago, IL; London, United Kingdom; Munich, Germany; Oakland/San Francisco Area, CA; Paris, France; Toronto, ON; Washington, DC)
-Financial Economics (Washington, DC)
-Finance (Boston, MA, New York, NY, Oakland/San Francisco area, CA)
-Life Sciences (Boston, MA, Washington, DC, Toronto, ON)
-Labor & Employment (College Station, TX; Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; Tallahassee, FL; Washington, DC)

Responsibilities vary based on practice placement and may include:
-Working closely with leading academics, managing the research process, and supervising, training and mentoring junior analysts
-Conducting research in a supportive, team-oriented environment
-Acting as a primary point of contact for clients and assisting in the development and presentation of client deliverables including expert reports summarizing our opinions, conclusions, and recommendations and third party financial, market and industry data
-Consulting with attorneys and other clients in industry and government on a wide variety of finance, strategy and economics issues
-Independently conceptualizing and identifying issues, designing complex economic and financial models to analyze economic and financial data
-Programming, model building and/or regression analysis in statistical analysis programs (such as Stata, SAS, R or Python)
-Ensuring the integrity and accuracy of analyses and opinions
-Assist regulators and financial institutions with analysis of trading on exchanges and in OTC markets for a wide spectrum of contracts
-Work with those testifying in judicial proceedings to provide economic analyses of mergers and other competition matters before the major competition authorities of the world

As most of our work is done in the office, minimal travel is required.

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. or ABD in economics, finance, or accounting or a closely aligned field, and will have specific expertise in the fields of industrial organization, applied microeconomics, econometrics, labor, health, intellectual property, pricing, corporate finance, financial accounting, or other quantitative areas. Previous experience in teaching, research, or industry is desirable.

Charles River Associates is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer (EEO/AAE): Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
To be considered for all interview opportunities, candidates must submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a copy of a research/job market paper or dissertation to the Econ Job Market posting(s) for the practice(s) they choose
( and to the CRA website posting ( by November 30.