Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 64,379
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 8,238
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 40,598
  • Total number of recruiters: 6,441
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 2,032
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 942
  • Number of ads currently posted: 66
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 721,352
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 97,973
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 2,248,953
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 276,423
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 19,156
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 4,639 (25.0%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 5,175 (27.9%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 5,195 (28.0%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,675 (9.0%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,890 (10.2%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
595
1,100
126
4.72
Any field
2,144
3,521
2,854
0.75
Behavioral Economics
1,584
5,853
702
2.26
Business Economics
1,473
4,686
643
2.29
Computational Economics
365
2,870
351
1.04
Decision Sciences
192
1,607
172
1.12
Development; Growth
4,706
10,123
823
5.72
Econometrics
3,947
11,891
1,492
2.65
Economic History
689
2,124
230
3.00
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,880
5,373
882
4.40
Experimental Economics
878
3,692
438
2.00
Finance
8,462
10,400
1,394
6.07
Health; Education; Welfare
2,934
6,558
760
3.86
Industrial Organization
2,626
5,916
909
2.89
Insurance
67
557
66
1.02
International Finance/Macro
1,834
5,406
684
2.68
International Trade
2,375
4,909
646
3.68
Labor; Demographic Economics
4,225
9,111
1,006
4.20
Law and Economics
342
1,948
329
1.04
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,662
9,577
1,343
4.96
Management, General
834
1,822
186
4.48
Management, Health Care
52
450
61
0.85
Management, Information Technology
155
575
73
2.12
Marketing
614
1,184
158
3.89
Microeconomics
4,106
11,543
1,324
3.10
Operations Research
268
1,075
158
1.70
Organizational Behavior
185
969
109
1.70
Other
1,043
2,957
640
1.63
Political Economy
1,525
5,137
492
3.10
Public Economics
2,082
7,191
940
2.21
Real Estate
131
987
81
1.62
Statistics
286
2,068
325
0.88
Theory
995
3,294
344
2.89
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
979
3,673
419
2.34