Economic Consulting

Economist

Job Description

Economists at Prysm Group utilize the tools of game theory, market design, social choice, and contract theory to provide advising to blockchain based startups, government, and enterprise projects.

Duration

Full-time

Key Responsibilities

- Work directly with them firm’s Founding Economists and Managing Partner
- Advise blockchain projects on topics including token, platform, and protocol design
- Industry speaking engagements
- Public writing
- Research collaborations

Your Qualifications

Basic
● PhD in Economics or closely related field
● Comfort with applied or pure economic theory
● Qualifying exams / advanced graduate coursework / thesis research in contract theory, finance, market design, game theory, international finance, or related.

Preferred
● Interest in blockchain and / or the economics of technology
● Interest in working in a fast moving, distributed, entrepreneurial team
● Interest in business strategy and advising. Individuals with industry work experience, especially in professional services (prior to or after graduate school), are strongly encouraged to apply
● Ability to work both independently and with teams

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