Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 53,305
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 7,202  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 34,763
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,428
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,641
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 834
  • Number of ads currently posted: 317
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 456,591
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 79,712
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,438,808
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 224,951
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 9,172
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 2,356 (26.4%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 2,421 (27.2%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 2,279 (25.6%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 753 (8.4%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,107 (12.4%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
445
798
82
5.43
Any field
1,725
3,002
2,198
0.78
Behavioral Economics
1,280
4,706
494
2.59
Business Economics
1,201
3,922
484
2.48
Computational Economics
272
2,389
238
1.14
Decision Sciences
149
1,360
111
1.34
Development; Growth
3,906
8,133
611
6.39
Econometrics
3,277
9,822
1,074
3.05
Economic History
565
1,689
169
3.34
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,165
3,987
574
5.51
Experimental Economics
724
3,052
312
2.32
Finance
6,993
8,024
1,016
6.88
Health; Education; Welfare
2,404
5,155
532
4.52
Industrial Organization
2,301
5,094
713
3.23
Insurance
58
500
43
1.35
International Finance/Macro
1,612
4,555
518
3.11
International Trade
1,984
3,996
490
4.05
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,400
7,014
675
5.04
Law and Economics
282
1,694
264
1.07
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,467
7,420
985
5.55
Management, General
685
1,486
119
5.76
Management, Health Care
41
375
45
0.91
Management, Information Technology
111
452
47
2.36
Marketing
514
985
117
4.39
Microeconomics
3,612
9,850
991
3.64
Operations Research
211
900
99
2.13
Organizational Behavior
164
835
84
1.95
Other
856
2,504
440
1.95
Political Economy
1,132
3,948
309
3.66
Public Economics
1,714
5,895
685
2.50
Real Estate
107
805
53
2.02
Statistics
176
1,526
196
0.90
Theory
816
2,813
244
3.34
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
788
2,879
292
2.70