Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 48,594
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 5,541  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 32,446
  • Total number of recruiters: 3,751
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,484
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 590
  • Number of ads currently posted: 86
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 367,591
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 93,917
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,182,123
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 271,263
  • 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
651
63
6.06
Any field
1,486
2,745
1,894
0.78
Behavioral Economics
1,131
4,209
405
2.79
Business Economics
1,071
3,579
409
2.62
Computational Economics
240
2,170
201
1.19
Decision Sciences
130
1,235
88
1.48
Development; Growth
3,620
7,351
518
6.99
Econometrics
2,948
8,924
920
3.20
Economic History
520
1,527
150
3.47
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
2,904
3,456
466
6.23
Experimental Economics
675
2,779
258
2.62
Finance
6,307
6,901
844
7.47
Health; Education; Welfare
2,198
4,590
459
4.79
Industrial Organization
2,156
4,681
605
3.56
Insurance
53
454
34
1.56
International Finance/Macro
1,486
4,138
445
3.34
International Trade
1,842
3,661
414
4.45
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,089
6,177
554
5.58
Law and Economics
257
1,604
243
1.06
Macroeconomics; Monetary
4,935
6,437
824
5.99
Management, General
636
1,350
100
6.36
Management, Health Care
37
347
36
1.03
Management, Information Technology
98
401
35
2.80
Marketing
432
855
101
4.28
Microeconomics
3,379
9,078
833
4.06
Operations Research
175
800
82
2.13
Organizational Behavior
154
786
68
2.26
Other
786
2,327
363
2.17
Political Economy
1,006
3,536
251
4.01
Public Economics
1,584
5,380
597
2.65
Real Estate
94
727
43
2.19
Statistics
135
1,284
144
0.94
Theory
746
2,602
201
3.71
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
714
2,590
256
2.79