IMF-OAP Internship Program

The IMF Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific accepts applications for the Summer Internship Program for the economist intern.

  • Position: Economist Intern
  • Period: Up to 3 months
  • Office: Tokyo (Work-from-home arrangements considered for special occasions)
  • Remuneration: An hourly-based stipend to be provided (No transportation cost or any other subsidies will be provided)
  • Deadline: May 15, 2023

Job description:

The economist intern is expected to work on research projects under the guidance of OAP economists.



The economist intern must:

  • Be enrolled as a university student in a PhD program in economics, finance, statistics, or a related field. Candidates in Masters programs with exceptionally strong quantitative skills will be considered.
  • Have experience with DSGE modeling and empirical research
  • Be fluent in English

Application procedure: 

Qualified and interested applicants should register using the online application form and submit the following materials:

  • A cover letter
  • A resume

Only strong candidates will be invited for further assessment.


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