Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 48,854
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 5,782  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 32,489
  • Total number of recruiters: 3,783
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,490
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 573
  • Number of ads currently posted: 113
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 368,559
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 93,795
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,183,144
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 271,267
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 6,351
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 1,650 (26.8%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 1,632 (26.5%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 1,466 (23.8%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 509 (8.3%)
    • > 24 hours: 909 (14.7%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
382
653
64
5.97
Any field
1,518
2,782
1,906
0.80
Behavioral Economics
1,142
4,240
408
2.80
Business Economics
1,082
3,597
411
2.63
Computational Economics
241
2,179
203
1.19
Decision Sciences
130
1,239
89
1.46
Development; Growth
3,636
7,379
523
6.95
Econometrics
2,977
8,984
923
3.23
Economic History
522
1,534
151
3.46
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
2,914
3,479
468
6.23
Experimental Economics
677
2,797
259
2.61
Finance
6,331
6,944
851
7.44
Health; Education; Welfare
2,210
4,616
461
4.79
Industrial Organization
2,162
4,703
610
3.54
Insurance
53
456
34
1.56
International Finance/Macro
1,491
4,156
450
3.31
International Trade
1,846
3,673
417
4.43
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,108
6,221
563
5.52
Law and Economics
258
1,610
244
1.06
Macroeconomics; Monetary
4,970
6,497
832
5.97
Management, General
638
1,356
100
6.38
Management, Health Care
37
348
36
1.03
Management, Information Technology
99
403
35
2.83
Marketing
433
858
102
4.25
Microeconomics
3,389
9,120
842
4.02
Operations Research
175
803
82
2.13
Organizational Behavior
155
792
68
2.28
Other
790
2,334
364
2.17
Political Economy
1,013
3,561
255
3.97
Public Economics
1,591
5,411
600
2.65
Real Estate
94
731
43
2.19
Statistics
137
1,296
145
0.94
Theory
751
2,613
203
3.70
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
714
2,597
258
2.77