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Korea Institute of Local Finance

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Associate Research Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470493
Date Posted: 10/18/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Research Fellow
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Seoul, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Public Finance, Regional Economics, State-local finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Korea Institute of Local Finance (KILF) located in Seoul is a Korea’s leading think tank established in 2012. It is a public research institute funded by 243 local governments in Korea and maintains a close working relationship with Ministry of the Interior and Safety. KILF conducts in-depth research on local tax, local finance, intergovernmental fiscal relations, and regional development. It aims to provide policy recommendations to enhance fiscal decentralization and local fiscal autonomy. We plan to aggressively expand our research capacity and seek qualified applicants with expertise in local tax, public finance, regional economics and/or state-local finance. However, applicants in all areas are encouraged to apply. A successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in economics by the time of employment and is expected to work well under interdependent working conditions.

Applicants Requirements:
- Korean citizenship
- Ph.D. degree in economics

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/09/2022
Application Instructions:
Interested applicants should submit CV and a job market paper to and three letter of recommendation to JOE by December 9, 2022. Successful applicants will be contacted to arrange an on-line interview.
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