Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 55,596
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,665  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 36,287
  • Total number of recruiters: 5,097
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,736
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 875
  • Number of ads currently posted: 66
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 531,351
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 81,789
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,672,974
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 227,480
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 12,215
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 3,102 (26.2%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 3,231 (27.3%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 3,134 (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
890
94
5.36
Any field
1,798
3,091
2,298
0.78
Behavioral Economics
1,335
4,938
537
2.49
Business Economics
1,259
4,069
520
2.42
Computational Economics
284
2,479
266
1.07
Decision Sciences
158
1,413
125
1.26
Development; Growth
4,029
8,493
660
6.10
Econometrics
3,399
10,249
1,163
2.92
Economic History
594
1,786
179
3.32
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,316
4,268
626
5.30
Experimental Economics
754
3,180
331
2.28
Finance
7,299
8,555
1,098
6.65
Health; Education; Welfare
2,526
5,452
576
4.39
Industrial Organization
2,373
5,262
746
3.18
Insurance
60
510
48
1.25
International Finance/Macro
1,675
4,766
545
3.07
International Trade
2,058
4,200
509
4.04
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,559
7,446
736
4.84
Law and Economics
291
1,746
272
1.07
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,725
7,882
1,049
5.46
Management, General
728
1,562
134
5.43
Management, Health Care
44
392
45
0.98
Management, Information Technology
119
477
50
2.38
Marketing
534
1,030
125
4.27
Microeconomics
3,698
10,174
1,059
3.49
Operations Research
228
945
113
2.02
Organizational Behavior
173
877
87
1.99
Other
922
2,630
479
1.92
Political Economy
1,212
4,180
347
3.49
Public Economics
1,806
6,150
740
2.44
Real Estate
111
849
56
1.98
Statistics
190
1,632
236
0.81
Theory
846
2,916
261
3.24
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
830
3,024
315
2.63