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July 13 - 17, 2020
EC 2020


Amazon is proud to be a Gold sponsor of EC '20.

About EC: Since 1999, the ACM Special Interest Group on Electronic Commerce (SIGecom) has sponsored the leading scientific conference on advances in theory, systems, and applications at the interface of economics and computation, including applications to electronic commerce.

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Amazon program committee members

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    Nikhil Devanur
    Senior Program Committee Member
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    Tom Blake
    Program Committee Member
Dean Foster, an economist who works on optimizing Amazon's supply chain technologies, is seen holding an Amazon package he ordered from the middle of a forest in Japan.
Courtesy Dean Foster
July 16, 2020
Amazon scientist Dean Foster and coauthor receive “test of time” award for paper authored 23 years ago.

Connect with us during EC '20

Amazon’s research teams are looking forward to connecting with you during EC '20. To schedule a time to connect with a recruiter, email us at

Are you ready for your next opportunity? Check out our open positions below. We have global opportunities available.

Sr. Economist

Seattle, Washington

Amazon is looking for an economist to answer causal inference questions in its Supply Chain Optimization group. We are a research group that builds models to optimize Amazon’s selection decisions (which products to stock), placement decisions (where to store) and inventory control decisions (how to manage). We work on both...

Seattle, Washington

An Economist in Customer Service at Amazon will work directly with senior management on developing models to evaluate Customer Service policies to continue Amazon's mission of being the most customer-centric company. You will build econometric models, using our world class data systems, and apply economic theory to...
Manager, Economist

Seattle, Washington

We are looking for a seasoned leader to manage a talented team of economists and machine learning scientists to build long-term causal estimation products using a combination of econometrics, machine learning and statistics leveraging the power of big data. These products lay the foundation of several key initiatives and strategic program investments...
Intern - Economics

Seattle, Washington

The Amazon Economics Team is hiring Interns in Economics. We are looking for detail-oriented, organized, and responsible individuals who are eager to learn how to work with large and complicated data sets. Some knowledge of econometrics, as well as basic familiarity with Stata or R is necessary, and experience with SQL, UNIX, and Sawtooth would be a plus...