We are looking for candidates who are curious about economic issues and want to push frontier of research in economics. Successful candidates demonstrate excellent grades in their Bachelor and Master studies. They have a strong background based on graduate level training, in the core fields of economics, microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics. Their application is supported by at least two strong academic references. Their GRE scores provide evidence for excellent analytical and quantitative skills. Their application documents show sufficient command of the English language.

These criteria are evaluated based on the submitted application documents and an in-depth interview for shortlisted candidates.