Moody's Analytics is a leading independent provider of economic, financial, country, and industry research designed to meet the diverse planning and information needs of businesses, governments, and professional investors worldwide. Located in West Chester, PA. You will join a small team of economists analyzing data and developing models to help clients understand the prospects and risks facing the municipal bond market and its stakeholders. Responsibilities include econometric modeling, forecasting and simulation exercises, with emphasis on stress testing under alternative scenarios. You will take part in contract consulting work by assisting senior economists in model specification and estimation, writing interim and final reports, and meeting with clients to discuss current and proposed projects. The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in regional economic analysis including modeling, forecasting and writing.
Economics & Consumer Credit Analytics
The ideal candidate will have at least a Master's degree in finance or economics and three to five years' experience or a PhD in Finance or Economics, preferably with specialization in finance, public finance or money and banking. The position requires experience in economic analysis, technical writing, and econometric modeling as well as programming in E-views, STATA, R, and other programming languages.
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
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