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Economist or Senior Economist

Economist or Senior Economist

Centre for the Study of Living Standards Ontario Closing: 15/12/2022
170 Laurier Ave. West, Suite 604
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V5

The Centre for the Study of Living Standards (CSLS) is seeking an economist. The position may be staffed on a contract or indeterminant basis. The level of the position and compensation are open.

The position involves conducting analysis and applied research on topics related to productivity, living standards, and economic well-being in Canada and other countries and developing policy recommendations to improve performance in these areas.

Qualifications

  • MA or PhD in economics
  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interest in living standards issues

The CSLS is a national, independent non-profit economic research organization established in 1995 and based in Ottawa. Its objectives are to contribute to a better understanding of trends in and determinants of productivity, living standards, and economic well-being in Canada through research and to contribute to public debate by developing and advocating specific policies to increase the living standards of Canadians. The CSLS publishes the journal International Productivity Monitor available at http://www.csls.ca/ipm.asp. For additional information on the CSLS, go to www.csls.ca.

Application Instructions

Interested parties are asked to email a covering letter and CV to CSLS Executive Director Andrew Sharpe at andrew.sharpe@csls.ca by December 15, 2022. All applications will be treated confidentially and will be acknowledged.

Job PDF

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