Jobs, RAships, Funding

Jobs, RAs, Internships

  • Paid Research Teams: Radcliffe:The program provides students with meaningful research experiences and mentorship, along with pay for their contributions to the faculty member's cutting-edge research. The program will be conducted entirely online this year. The application deadline for the Summer 2020 Radcliffe Research Team program is Tuesday, June 2, 2020 (posted 5/28/2020)
  • Undergraduate RA Opportunity with the ACM Special Interest Group on Economics and Computation. Scott Kominers and his collaborators are looking for a short-term research assistant to help collect and organize data on scholars and publications in the field of Economics and Competition. Web scraping experience would be highly useful.To apply, please send a resume and the name of one academic reference to (posted 5/06/2020)
  • Qualitative Research Analyst Internship:  Stevens Capital Management LP, Opportunities, including full-time summer internships and part-time work throughout the school year, are available for qualified students at each of the undergraduate, masters and PhD levels (posted 4/03/2020)
  • Internship and full post-grad opportunities, Avascent (posted 09/11/19)
  • Research Assistant, Economics Studies Program at Brookings Institution (posted 09/11/19)

For Seniors

  • Full Time Assistant Analyst: The Congressional Budget Office. This is an entry-level position for a period not to exceed three years—ideal for those interested in substantive work experience before attending graduate school. If interested, please reply to (posted 5/15/2020)
  • Full Time Research Consultant/Assistant: World Bank- Center of Mediterranean Migration Flaship Report on Migration.The consultant reports to Quy-Toan Do and Caglar Ozden (WB research department), Giulia Marchesini (Center of Mediterranean Integration), and Mauro Testaverde (WB social protection and jobs unit) (posted 5/15/2020)
  •  Gap Year Fellowship: The fellowship is designed to offer the recipient an opportunity to gain a year (or two) of experience before an expected return to higher.  Looking for a Fellow either in the Lending & Investing or Policy Solutions group; in either instance, the Fellow would have the opportunity to gain exposure to all parts of Reinvestment Funds. All questions and submissions should be directed to: The deadline for submissions is 5:00 p.m. EST, June 15 (posted 5/11/2020)
  • Full Time Research Assistant at Microsoft Research, New England in Cambridge, MA under the supervision of Hunt Allcott, Greg Lewis, Markus Mobius, David Rothschild, Shawndra Hill, Brendan Lucier and Paul Oka (posted 3/24/2020)
  • Book Research Assistant: Paid hourly. Assist in research on economic forces (social inequality), modern childhood and achievement pressure, to aid Harvard Alum Jennie Wallace in her new book for Penguin Random House (posted 2/13/2020)

  • Full Time Pre-Doctoral Research Assistant, Professor Amanda E. Kowalski, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2 years beginning Summer 2020.  Involved in several stages of the research process, including research design, data analysis, and writing and editing of manuscripts. Besides working directly on research, research assistants also have opportunities to attend weekly seminars in economics and to get regular feedback on their proposed research ideas, rolling admission. (posted 1/13/2020)

  • Full Time Research Assistant: Professor Anastasia Zakolyukina,  August 1, 2020. Projects in opportunistic accounting discretion and its interaction with firms’ investment choices, linguistic-analysis of corporate disclosures, and individual traits of corporate executives (posted 12/03/19)

  • Full Time Research Assistants: The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center seeks research assistants (RA) to help analyze federal, state, and local tax and budget policies (posted 11/18/19)

  • Full Time Research Assistants with the Economics Pre-Doctoral Fellows Program at Yale University: Supporting policy-relevant economics research by providing a high-quality education and training experience for individuals with bachelor’s or master’s degrees who are considering pursuing a Ph.D. in economics or a closely related discipline (posted 11/18/19)

  • Two Full Time Research Fellow Positions: June 2020, Yale Law School. Ian Ayres, the William K. Townsend Professor at Yale Law School, and Zachary Liscow, Associate Professor at Yale Law School, are seeking two empirical research assistants to assist with research projects (posted 11/18/19)
  • US PIRG Fellowship: One year program designed to prepare future leaders with US PIRG (posted 11/08/19)
  • Full Time Research Analyst: Education Analytics (posted 11/08/19)
  • Research Assistants: Opportunity Insights with Raj Chetty, John Friedman, and Nathaniel Hendren. Two year position beginning July 1, 2020 (posted 10/11/19)
  • Full Time Research Assistant: Professor Dan Benjamin (USC) hiring summer 2020 research assistant interested in behavioral economics research (posted 10/11/19)

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