Reference : UMR2959-CORTES-006
Nombre de Postes : 1
Workplace : JOUY EN JOSAS
Date of publication : Thursday, January 19, 2023
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 24 months
Expected date of employment : 1 May 2023
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : Around 2889€ gross salary per month
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 1 to 4 years
The post-doc researcher is expected to perform research tasks on projects related to the ANR grant CiTeLab (ANR-22-CE26-0016-01) “Cities, technological change and labor markets” (Villes, changement technologique et le marché du travail).
These involve topics in spatial, urban and labor economics and industrial organization.
These projects involve, inter alia, questions around the effects of new technologies and international trade on the organisation of economic activity across space and its consequences on the overall society.
These projects involve professors from HEC Paris, PSE and Columbia University.
Top journals for publications are targeted.
The tasks related to the post-doc will involve:
- Performing literature reviews
- Gathering data
- Construction of data sets
- Data analysis
- Formulating and testing hypotheses
- Conceptual work on modelling
There are no teaching duties.
- Ph.D. in economics
- Good knowledge of Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics (Spatial economics, Urban economics / Economic Geography or International Trade a plus)
- Working knowledge of data analysis tools (Excel, STATA, R or equivalent)
- Good written and spoken English
- Ability to program (C++, Python etc.) a plus
The knowledge of French is not required.
The post-doc researcher will be involved in the vibrant scientific life of the HEC Paris Economics and Decision Sciences department.
The post-doc will work under the responsibility of Tomasz Michalski (Associate Professor of Economics, HEC Paris), PI of the ANR grant.
Secure access to French administrative data via CASD will be set up.
The post-doc will have an equiped workspace at the Economics and Decision Sciences department at HEC Paris. About 36-hour week load. Partial teleworking after 6 months can be envisaged.
Application must include a CV and a short letter of motivation along with 3 letters of recommendation.
For further information, please contact Tomasz Michalski.
More information about the CiTeLab project on https://sites.google.com/hec.fr/tomasz-michalski/research/citelab-anr-project
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