Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 47,656
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 6 months: 4,288  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 32,245
  • Total number of recruiters: 3,697
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,445
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 6 months: 349
  • Number of ads currently posted: 60
  • Number of applications processed in the last 6 months: 90,056
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 6 months: 269,506
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 6,340
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 1,649 (26.8%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 1,630 (26.5%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 1,461 (23.7%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 506 (8.2%)
    • > 24 hours: 909 (14.8%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
385
644
60
6.42
Any field
1,397
2,644
1,857
0.75
Behavioral Economics
1,106
4,115
394
2.81
Business Economics
1,055
3,529
399
2.64
Computational Economics
228
2,116
193
1.18
Decision Sciences
128
1,215
88
1.45
Development; Growth
3,540
7,174
502
7.05
Econometrics
2,877
8,735
892
3.23
Economic History
514
1,491
146
3.52
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
2,877
3,394
451
6.38
Experimental Economics
662
2,727
250
2.65
Finance
6,238
6,766
826
7.55
Health; Education; Welfare
2,167
4,503
445
4.87
Industrial Organization
2,134
4,625
590
3.62
Insurance
53
454
32
1.66
International Finance/Macro
1,469
4,061
433
3.39
International Trade
1,809
3,591
402
4.50
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,022
6,017
533
5.67
Law and Economics
255
1,586
240
1.06
Macroeconomics; Monetary
4,816
6,245
805
5.98
Management, General
623
1,325
94
6.63
Management, Health Care
37
343
32
1.16
Management, Information Technology
95
393
34
2.79
Marketing
370
787
95
3.89
Microeconomics
3,342
8,960
813
4.11
Operations Research
174
790
81
2.15
Organizational Behavior
152
771
63
2.41
Other
775
2,305
355
2.18
Political Economy
965
3,432
246
3.92
Public Economics
1,549
5,284
583
2.66
Real Estate
92
718
41
2.24
Statistics
129
1,239
138
0.93
Theory
730
2,559
195
3.74
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
700
2,534
248
2.82