Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 51,457
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,900  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 34,062
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,202
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,559
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 617
  • Number of ads currently posted: 173
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 445,801
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 81,159
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,419,318
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 223,723
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 9,134
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 2,349 (26.5%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 2,409 (27.2%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 2,263 (25.5%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 748 (8.4%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,100 (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
426
745
69
6.17
Any field
1,629
2,896
2,018
0.81
Behavioral Economics
1,219
4,519
447
2.73
Business Economics
1,160
3,803
438
2.65
Computational Economics
263
2,300
218
1.21
Decision Sciences
138
1,317
96
1.44
Development; Growth
3,777
7,789
551
6.85
Econometrics
3,154
9,484
991
3.18
Economic History
543
1,601
160
3.39
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,072
3,782
507
6.06
Experimental Economics
709
2,938
282
2.51
Finance
6,758
7,625
918
7.36
Health; Education; Welfare
2,320
4,921
488
4.75
Industrial Organization
2,235
4,926
651
3.43
Insurance
57
480
38
1.50
International Finance/Macro
1,570
4,408
477
3.29
International Trade
1,939
3,872
446
4.35
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,261
6,664
608
5.36
Law and Economics
269
1,652
249
1.08
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,259
7,039
892
5.90
Management, General
673
1,449
106
6.35
Management, Health Care
39
364
39
1.00
Management, Information Technology
108
436
40
2.70
Marketing
464
916
106
4.38
Microeconomics
3,520
9,562
905
3.89
Operations Research
202
865
88
2.30
Organizational Behavior
160
821
72
2.22
Other
831
2,452
386
2.15
Political Economy
1,069
3,760
281
3.80
Public Economics
1,643
5,665
637
2.58
Real Estate
102
775
45
2.27
Statistics
166
1,451
166
1.00
Theory
782
2,717
218
3.59
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
756
2,744
269
2.81