27/03/2020
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

Postdoc candidate for a MSCA IF in non-renewable resource extraction competition, climate damages, welfare analysis

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  • OFFER DEADLINE
    15/05/2020 23:30 - Europe/Brussels
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
  • LOCATION
    Luxembourg, Esch-sur-Alzette
  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Luxembourg (application management through Luxinnovation)
  • DEPARTMENT
    CREA / ZOU

The Centre for Research in Economic and Management (CREA) at The University of Luxembourg is interested in hosting a postdoctoral fellow within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship programme. 

 

         Please note that this opportunity is not a funded positions (yet); it depend on

         1. The organization selecting you for continuing the process and

         2. A successful proposal written mostly by you (with some input from your host organization           in Luxembourg) and submitted before September 9th 2020.

 

 

Project idea: 

Non-renewable (even renewable) resource extraction competition has already attracted lots of attentions from both academic scholars and both policy makers. But in most of the studies, the climate damages and welfare analysis are left out, especially under imperfect competition with uncertainty.

This project would like to focus more on this topic and its related ones.

 

Offer Requirements

Minimal requirement:

  • The candidates should have a Ph.D, at least when the scholarship starts, in economics with training in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Environmental Economics.

     

Institute description: 

The Centre for Research in Economic and Management (CREA) at University of Luxembourg focus its research on economics, management and logistic related topics. The economics group is especially focus on the research of impact of international migration on the economic performance of a country, the economics of carbon capture and storage, or the influence of patent policies on economic development.

 


 

About Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship:

The MSCA IF are postdoctoral fellowships, financed through the European Commission for 2 year positions, covering salary and research costs of the researchers, who can come from anywhere in the world. The evaluation process of these programmes is more about the project and the career development of the candidate, than his/her publication record. The organizations in Luxembourg that want to host such talented researchers include large public research organizations as well as private companies that offer interesting job perspectives after completion of the fellowship.

Minimal eligibility criteria

  • Individual: applicant applies together with host institute
  • PhD at the deadline or Masters plus 4 years of full time equivalent research experience
  • Not working or living in Luxembourg for longer than 12 months before the call deadline
  • For rules see here or contact your NCP

 

How to apply

Please submit your CV to Charles Betz, Advisor - European R&D and Innovation Support at Luxinnovation, until May 15th 2020 and refer to which position(s) you are applying for; you can also send several finetuned CVs if you are interested in multiple positions. Make sure you address the text and requirements mentioned by the respective hosts. 

Please note that applications are made through Luxinnovation, your contact point for Horizon 2020 in Luxembourg, before being handed over to the host company.

 

Luxinnovation, the Luxembourgish Innovation agency and National Contact Point for MSCA, will support both you and your future host institute during your application phase. For all applicants coming to Luxembourg we offer guidance documents, webinars, training in proposal writing and we will review your proposals if you wish so (depending on our availability). In 2019, MSCA IF proposals from Luxembourg had an average success rate of 28.5%, and proposals reviewed by our service 42%.

More information can be found on our website.

 

  • nonrenewable resource
  • dynamic competition
  • sustainable development
  • environmental pollution.
 

 

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