Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 64,295
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 8,341
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 40,577
  • Total number of recruiters: 6,437
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 2,028
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 959
  • Number of ads currently posted: 73
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 721,245
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 98,005
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 2,248,829
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 276,420
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 19,157
  • 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: 1,676 (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
595
1,100
126
4.72
Any field
2,131
3,506
2,849
0.75
Behavioral Economics
1,581
5,840
697
2.27
Business Economics
1,473
4,680
641
2.30
Computational Economics
365
2,864
351
1.04
Decision Sciences
191
1,602
170
1.12
Development; Growth
4,700
10,108
821
5.72
Econometrics
3,939
11,871
1,488
2.65
Economic History
688
2,119
227
3.03
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,879
5,365
876
4.43
Experimental Economics
876
3,687
435
2.01
Finance
8,448
10,382
1,392
6.07
Health; Education; Welfare
2,929
6,547
757
3.87
Industrial Organization
2,623
5,912
906
2.90
Insurance
67
557
66
1.02
International Finance/Macro
1,833
5,402
683
2.68
International Trade
2,374
4,906
641
3.70
Labor; Demographic Economics
4,220
9,097
1,000
4.22
Law and Economics
342
1,947
327
1.05
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,655
9,565
1,337
4.98
Management, General
834
1,822
186
4.48
Management, Health Care
52
450
61
0.85
Management, Information Technology
155
574
73
2.12
Marketing
614
1,184
157
3.91
Microeconomics
4,103
11,531
1,321
3.11
Operations Research
268
1,073
157
1.71
Organizational Behavior
185
969
109
1.70
Other
1,043
2,956
639
1.63
Political Economy
1,523
5,130
490
3.11
Public Economics
2,080
7,184
939
2.22
Real Estate
131
986
81
1.62
Statistics
285
2,064
324
0.88
Theory
993
3,292
344
2.89
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
976
3,666
414
2.36