Economic Modeller - National analysis of African countries with CGE

Call ref 2020-SVQ-D4-FGIV-015430-SEVILLE

Candidates with a strong interest in quantitative analysis can find an exciting job involving state of the art research and policy analysis. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of Social Accounting Matrices (SAMs) and Input-Output (IOTs) databases and models (multipliers analysis) for EU and African countries and use of Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models for analysing impacts of agricultural & development policies at national and regional level.

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OPEN CALL: PhD position in Climate Change and Income Distribution within the MFP-COFUND at URV, Spain

Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain

We are bringing together the world’s best research talent! Join us!

OPEN CALL. Deadline: 15/11/2020

In 2020, one selected candidate will be the beneficiary of a 3-year working contract with all benefits attached. The contract includes high level interdisciplinary, intersectoral, and international training with personalized career development plan involving soft-skills training, secondments and mentoring. Over 50 partner organisations actively support this programme.

The position is based on an individual project: Climate Change and Income Distribution: A Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Analysis, in the PhD programme of Economics and Business.
The European H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie MFP-COFUND Doctoral Programme offers:

One of the best salaries at doctoral level in Europe. In addition to the salary, the URV will contribute up to €7,500 each year to the doctoral student’s research costs.
An international environment, supported by adherence to the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers.
Enrolment in excellent doctoral programmes.
Secondments at international (and in some cases intersectoral) partner organizations.
Access to a comprehensive research training package, together with an attractive transversal skills programme.
Opportunity to do research in a top 500 universities in the world (78 in THE Young universities ranking).
Access to high-quality facilities and infrastructure for research & innovation.
Gender balanced, Open, Transparent and Merit based Recruitment.
Equal opportunities for all.
Eligibility criteria

Comply with the MSCA mobility rule:
The candidate, of any nationality, must not have resided or carried out their main activity in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the call deadline.
ESR eligibility criteria:
Early-stage researchers (ESR) shall, at the call deadline, be in the first 4 years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not been awarded a doctoral degree.
Comply with the conditions for PhD enrolment at URV.


Martí i Franquès COFUND Doctoral Programme

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 945413.

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