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Applicants for this position must meet the following BASIC EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: Degree: Economics, that included at least 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus. OR Combination of education and experience -- courses equivalent to a major in economics, as shown above, plus appropriate experience or additional education. 1. Examples of qualifying experience include: (a) individual economic research assignments requiring planning, information assembly, analysis and evaluation, conclusions and report preparation; (b) supervisory or project coordination assignments involving a staff of professional economists, and requiring the evaluation and interpretation of economic information; or (c) teaching assignments in a college or university that included both class instruction in economics subjects and one of the following (1)personal research that produced evidence of results, (2) direction of graduate theses in economics, or (3) service as a consultant or advisor on technical economics problems. 2. Experience in related fields that did not involve the use and understanding of economic principles and theories may not be used as qualifying experience for these positions. Special attention on this point should be given to certain types of work that may or may not have provided professional economic experience. The following examples of work require special care in such determinations: (a) economic statistics; (b) industrial surveys; (c) management of individual business enterprises, including farms; (d) industrial planning; (e) writing or editorial work in economic subjects; and (f) financial market analysis.

* 1.Do you meet the BASIC EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS listed above?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 2.Do you meet the specialized experience as stated in the vacancy announcement?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 3.How did you find out about this job?
  1. Recruitment/Outreach Event
  2. Advertisement
  3. CFPB Jobs Website
  4. USAJOBS site
  5. Friend
  6. Other


4.If you learned of this job through a recruiting event, paid advertisement, or “other,” would you please provide the specific event or other source of the information? Your response will help us measure the effectiveness of our recruiting and outreach programs! We also welcome any other comments you may have about our recruiting processes.
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