Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 52,513
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,635  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 34,490
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,370
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,629
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 803
  • Number of ads currently posted: 133
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 450,587
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 83,231
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,429,953
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 228,468
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 9,161
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 2,355 (26.4%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 2,419 (27.2%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 2,275 (25.5%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 753 (8.5%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,103 (12.4%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
431
765
77
5.60
Any field
1,694
2,969
2,111
0.80
Behavioral Economics
1,258
4,622
478
2.63
Business Economics
1,191
3,875
468
2.54
Computational Economics
270
2,353
230
1.17
Decision Sciences
142
1,339
108
1.31
Development; Growth
3,862
7,997
590
6.55
Econometrics
3,229
9,687
1,048
3.08
Economic History
557
1,643
166
3.36
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,109
3,879
551
5.64
Experimental Economics
713
3,002
305
2.34
Finance
6,868
7,839
963
7.13
Health; Education; Welfare
2,368
5,046
510
4.64
Industrial Organization
2,273
5,014
688
3.30
Insurance
58
492
42
1.38
International Finance/Macro
1,595
4,488
499
3.20
International Trade
1,957
3,937
472
4.15
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,339
6,860
639
5.23
Law and Economics
276
1,672
262
1.05
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,373
7,257
947
5.67
Management, General
679
1,466
115
5.90
Management, Health Care
40
369
44
0.91
Management, Information Technology
108
445
45
2.40
Marketing
511
973
109
4.69
Microeconomics
3,585
9,728
961
3.73
Operations Research
204
881
95
2.15
Organizational Behavior
162
826
81
2.00
Other
845
2,479
425
1.99
Political Economy
1,107
3,854
298
3.71
Public Economics
1,678
5,786
665
2.52
Real Estate
108
792
49
2.20
Statistics
173
1,497
187
0.93
Theory
798
2,771
236
3.38
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
772
2,815
285
2.71