PhD Traineeship in the International Policy Analysis Division

The European Central Bank has launched a new PhD traineeship campaign in the International Policy Analysis Division:

Qualifications, experience and skills

  • a bachelor’s degree and at least two years of PhD studies in economics, finance, statistics, data science or a closely related field;
  • sound knowledge of international macroeconomics, monetary economics and/or international finance, including financial markets;
  • excellent knowledge of macro-modelling tools and/or econometric techniques (for example heterogenous agent models or experience working with macro-econometric models such as structural vector autoregressions (VARs), panel VARs and non-linear VARs); 
  • familiarity with computational/statistical/econometric software packages (e.g. MATLAB, Dynare, Python, R, Stata, EViews and Julia);
  • a good knowledge of the MS Office package;
  • an advanced (C1) command of English and an intermediate (B1) command of at least one other official language of the EU, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Closing date: 23.11.2021