Economist Impact, a business unit within The Economist Group combines the rigour of a think-tank with the creativity of a media brand to engage a globally influential audience. Our evidence-based insights open debate, broaden perspectives and catalyse progress.
Our Impact Policy & Insights team, which specialises in delivering research and engagement programmes that use evidence and data to drive change on the critical economic and public policy issues is seeking an Analyst to support our consulting and research projects. Our clients include government bodies, international organisations and corporates, and we provide evidence, insights and advice to shape their policies and programmes. Our four core thematic practice areas include:
(1) Health, (2) Globalisation, Trade & Finance, (3) Sustainability, Climate Change & Natural Resources, and (4) Technology and Society
We also deliver work on a wide range of issue areas aligned with sustainable development goals, including education, migration, future of work and international development.
We are recruiting for an Analyst to work within an internationally-focused and diverse team. The successful candidate will help to support our consulting projects, and to deliver bespoke research to a standard of excellence. This candidate should have a keen interest in understanding of what's shaping our economies, markets and policies, and a natural curiosity.
This role will be based out of our offices in either Washington, D.C. or New York City.
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The ideal skills for this role are: