Job Market > Candidates

The AFSE wants to contribute to the placement of young economists both in academic and nonacademic positions. At the occasion of its 2015 Annual Meeting in Rennes, the AFSE is happy to propose new Job services for its members.

Job Market services will open on April 15, 2015.


Young Economists who plan to be candidate for Jobs opening during the next academic year (2015-2016) are offered the following services.

  • Register in the AFSE Job Market database

You can register in the AFSE Job Market Database (AFSE-JMD) for the 2015-2016 academic year. Please visit the AFSE Job market webpage and fill your profile. You can update your profile whenever you want after the first registration. The database is active from the dates of the AFSE Annual Meeting to May next year. Academic and Non Academic Recruiters can consult your profile during this period. Then the database is reset for the next academic year.

Go to the AFSE job market web page:

  • Tag my contributed paper

Your paper has been selected to be presented at the 2015 AFSE Annual Meeting. You can ask for your paper to be tagged as a Job market paper on the final program. Send an email to with your LAST NAME in the Subject and the title of your paper in the email.

Do it no later than May 15 2015, if you want the tag to appear in the final program.  

  • Submit a poster

You do not have a paper presented at the 2015 AFSE Annual Meeting, but you would like to participate in the Poster session organized on Monday Evening. Please, apply for a poster slot by sending a CV, Poster title and subject to the following address: , no later than May 15, 2015.

  • Attend a “Jobs for Economists” Session (in French)

This year, the AFSE Annual Meeting organizes, for the first time, four thematic sessions on specific areas of “Jobs for economists”. In these special jobs sessions, economists from private or public companies, and directors of post-graduate programs and/or research institutions are invited to discuss the evolution of the jobs in their field of expertise and to share their experiences with future job candidates.

-          Environment, Energy and Transport, Monday, 22; 2pm-3.30 pm

-          Economic Policy, Public Policy Evaluation, Tuesday, 23; 2.30 pm-4 pm

All jobs sessions are public. However, as a Job candidate, you may have a special interest in one of them. In this case, you can specifically register to the session by sending an email to: mentioning the title(s) of the session(s) you are interested in. You will be included in the follow up contacts list for this session.