Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 51,951
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,526  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 34,357
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,320
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,609
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 734
  • Number of ads currently posted: 65
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 449,650
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 83,139
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,428,810
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 228,449
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 9,154
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 2,355 (26.5%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 2,414 (27.1%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 2,275 (25.6%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 751 (8.4%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,103 (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
431
763
76
5.67
Any field
1,665
2,938
2,062
0.81
Behavioral Economics
1,235
4,567
461
2.68
Business Economics
1,185
3,854
454
2.61
Computational Economics
268
2,329
227
1.18
Decision Sciences
140
1,323
105
1.33
Development; Growth
3,827
7,889
572
6.69
Econometrics
3,193
9,611
1,023
3.12
Economic History
552
1,623
163
3.39
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,093
3,840
535
5.78
Experimental Economics
707
2,961
292
2.42
Finance
6,810
7,739
941
7.24
Health; Education; Welfare
2,343
4,968
496
4.72
Industrial Organization
2,246
4,946
665
3.38
Insurance
58
487
40
1.45
International Finance/Macro
1,585
4,457
484
3.27
International Trade
1,942
3,906
458
4.24
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,282
6,723
624
5.26
Law and Economics
274
1,661
255
1.07
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,320
7,159
923
5.76
Management, General
676
1,455
112
6.04
Management, Health Care
39
365
39
1.00
Management, Information Technology
108
440
43
2.51
Marketing
476
933
108
4.41
Microeconomics
3,548
9,625
935
3.79
Operations Research
202
873
95
2.13
Organizational Behavior
162
821
75
2.16
Other
839
2,467
402
2.09
Political Economy
1,087
3,807
289
3.76
Public Economics
1,657
5,702
654
2.53
Real Estate
105
784
45
2.33
Statistics
171
1,485
178
0.96
Theory
782
2,733
228
3.43
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
762
2,777
277
2.75