Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 55,811
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,790  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 36,309
  • Total number of recruiters: 5,113
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,749
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 871
  • Number of ads currently posted: 71
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 531,561
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 81,796
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,673,229
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 227,404
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 12,219
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 3,102 (26.2%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 3,234 (27.3%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 3,135 (26.5%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,039 (8.8%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,319 (11.2%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
504
891
94
5.36
Any field
1,815
3,110
2,319
0.78
Behavioral Economics
1,336
4,959
539
2.48
Business Economics
1,265
4,083
527
2.40
Computational Economics
285
2,489
270
1.06
Decision Sciences
159
1,414
129
1.23
Development; Growth
4,050
8,531
671
6.04
Econometrics
3,418
10,294
1,171
2.92
Economic History
595
1,793
180
3.31
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,335
4,293
631
5.29
Experimental Economics
756
3,192
332
2.28
Finance
7,319
8,588
1,109
6.60
Health; Education; Welfare
2,529
5,479
583
4.34
Industrial Organization
2,378
5,278
751
3.17
Insurance
61
511
49
1.24
International Finance/Macro
1,676
4,779
548
3.06
International Trade
2,063
4,212
511
4.04
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,580
7,489
745
4.81
Law and Economics
292
1,751
273
1.07
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,749
7,926
1,058
5.43
Management, General
728
1,563
135
5.39
Management, Health Care
44
392
45
0.98
Management, Information Technology
119
478
51
2.33
Marketing
545
1,046
126
4.33
Microeconomics
3,707
10,202
1,066
3.48
Operations Research
228
947
114
2.00
Organizational Behavior
173
879
87
1.99
Other
924
2,635
486
1.90
Political Economy
1,218
4,200
352
3.46
Public Economics
1,815
6,175
743
2.44
Real Estate
111
852
56
1.98
Statistics
193
1,643
237
0.81
Theory
849
2,920
266
3.19
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
833
3,034
319
2.61