PhD positions in Economics

The University of Lugano and the Institute for Economic Research invite applications for a PhD position in Economics.

Ideal candidates have a MSc or an equivalent degree in Economics or Econometrics, a strong interest in Applied Econometrics, Regional Economics and Macroeconomics.

They should have or be willing to acquire good programming skills.

Applicants should be research oriented and have the desire to pursue an academic career or to continue their career doing research in Economics within the public or private sector. The starting date is upon agreement.

Applicants should send a CV, copies of previous scientific work, such as a master or diploma thesis, and arrange for two letters of recommendation.

All documents should be sent directly to andrea.vaona[at]

For further information please contact: Prof. Andrea Vaona: andrea.vaona[at]

Scholarship 2019/20

Undergraduate Scholarships 2019/2020
Masters Scholarships,
PhD Scholarships,
International Scholarships.