Employer Website: http://www.levyinstitute.org/
The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College invites applications for a Research Scholar in the program on the distribution of income and wealth. The scholar will collaborate with a team of economists on a variety of projects, including: updating and extending the Levy Institute Measure of Economic Well-Being and developing analyses of well-being using the measure and its components; applying the Levy Institute Measure of Time and Income Poverty to new countries; and developing a comprehensive inequality impact evaluation tool and applying it to climate policy scenarios. The scholar will be expected to perform micro-simulations and possibly input-output simulations.
A completed Ph.D. is required. In addition, the successful candidate will have a research agenda compatible with the distribution of income and wealth program, solid quantitative skills (including familiarity with analyzing microdata using SAS or Stata ) and strong interest in policy issues. Proven ability to work with micro data is a must.
To apply, please send a letter of interest, current c.v., references, and sample papers by email only to firstname.lastname@example.org . The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity.
Bard College - 19 months ago