Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 47,954
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 5,019  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 32,313
  • Total number of recruiters: 3,715
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,457
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 626
  • Number of ads currently posted: 27
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 366,576
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 93,974
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,181,052
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 271,444
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 6,351
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 1,650 (26.8%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 1,632 (26.5%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 1,466 (23.8%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 509 (8.3%)
    • > 24 hours: 909 (14.7%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
383
649
61
6.28
Any field
1,419
2,668
1,866
0.76
Behavioral Economics
1,116
4,146
394
2.83
Business Economics
1,060
3,547
401
2.64
Computational Economics
235
2,138
194
1.21
Decision Sciences
129
1,227
88
1.47
Development; Growth
3,570
7,246
503
7.10
Econometrics
2,903
8,802
897
3.24
Economic History
515
1,502
147
3.50
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
2,883
3,413
451
6.39
Experimental Economics
665
2,735
250
2.66
Finance
6,258
6,796
827
7.57
Health; Education; Welfare
2,175
4,526
449
4.84
Industrial Organization
2,139
4,637
589
3.63
Insurance
53
454
32
1.66
International Finance/Macro
1,475
4,086
433
3.41
International Trade
1,817
3,610
403
4.51
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,038
6,062
534
5.69
Law and Economics
256
1,589
240
1.07
Macroeconomics; Monetary
4,847
6,305
806
6.01
Management, General
628
1,335
96
6.54
Management, Health Care
37
344
32
1.16
Management, Information Technology
95
396
34
2.79
Marketing
404
820
97
4.16
Microeconomics
3,357
9,001
813
4.13
Operations Research
174
795
81
2.15
Organizational Behavior
152
776
63
2.41
Other
779
2,310
359
2.17
Political Economy
983
3,466
248
3.96
Public Economics
1,561
5,310
583
2.68
Real Estate
93
722
41
2.27
Statistics
131
1,264
139
0.94
Theory
734
2,565
195
3.76
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
702
2,548
250
2.81