Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 64,213
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 8,438
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 40,556
  • Total number of recruiters: 6,432
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 2,024
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 960
  • Number of ads currently posted: 96
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 721,049
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 98,049
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 2,248,495
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 276,422
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 19,154
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 4,639 (25.0%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 5,174 (27.9%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 5,193 (28.0%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,676 (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
594
1,094
126
4.71
Any field
2,127
3,501
2,845
0.75
Behavioral Economics
1,576
5,830
694
2.27
Business Economics
1,471
4,672
639
2.30
Computational Economics
365
2,860
349
1.05
Decision Sciences
191
1,600
169
1.13
Development; Growth
4,692
10,096
819
5.73
Econometrics
3,933
11,855
1,485
2.65
Economic History
687
2,117
226
3.04
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,874
5,354
872
4.44
Experimental Economics
874
3,681
433
2.02
Finance
8,431
10,360
1,391
6.06
Health; Education; Welfare
2,924
6,537
754
3.88
Industrial Organization
2,622
5,906
905
2.90
Insurance
67
557
66
1.02
International Finance/Macro
1,833
5,391
682
2.69
International Trade
2,372
4,899
640
3.71
Labor; Demographic Economics
4,216
9,087
998
4.22
Law and Economics
342
1,944
327
1.05
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,649
9,549
1,336
4.98
Management, General
832
1,819
184
4.52
Management, Health Care
52
450
60
0.87
Management, Information Technology
155
571
73
2.12
Marketing
615
1,183
157
3.92
Microeconomics
4,099
11,518
1,318
3.11
Operations Research
268
1,071
157
1.71
Organizational Behavior
185
968
109
1.70
Other
1,042
2,952
637
1.64
Political Economy
1,521
5,122
489
3.11
Public Economics
2,077
7,174
933
2.23
Real Estate
130
984
81
1.60
Statistics
285
2,061
323
0.88
Theory
992
3,288
344
2.88
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
976
3,660
413
2.36