An Analysis of the Job Market for Mathematicians
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|Draft of a paper on the mathematics job market, submitted to the Notices of the AMS. It contains: a comprehensive overview of current labor market conditions for mathematicians; a simple model of the supply process that predicts the observed 10 year oscillations between surplus and shortage; an examination of the incentive structure that has led to the current state of affairs; and a proposed solution. PDF, Gzipped postscript, uncompressed postscript, and MS Word 6.0 file formats.|
|Math Ed Topics:||Job Placement/Job Market|
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