Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 50,966
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 7,282  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 33,693
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,036
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,542
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 596
  • Number of ads currently posted: 309
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 434,968
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 77,434
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,385,427
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 212,639
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 6,403
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 1,661 (26.7%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 1,648 (26.5%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 1,481 (23.8%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 512 (8.2%)
    • > 24 hours: 916 (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
418
728
69
6.06
Any field
1,599
2,863
1,995
0.80
Behavioral Economics
1,205
4,464
439
2.74
Business Economics
1,139
3,746
431
2.64
Computational Economics
258
2,281
213
1.21
Decision Sciences
138
1,295
94
1.47
Development; Growth
3,741
7,701
548
6.83
Econometrics
3,117
9,375
979
3.18
Economic History
536
1,585
155
3.46
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,030
3,711
500
6.06
Experimental Economics
708
2,913
276
2.57
Finance
6,696
7,518
909
7.37
Health; Education; Welfare
2,304
4,881
482
4.78
Industrial Organization
2,230
4,899
646
3.45
Insurance
55
474
38
1.45
International Finance/Macro
1,558
4,377
475
3.28
International Trade
1,919
3,827
441
4.35
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,245
6,603
597
5.44
Law and Economics
267
1,645
248
1.08
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,230
6,970
886
5.90
Management, General
658
1,414
106
6.21
Management, Health Care
39
362
38
1.03
Management, Information Technology
106
429
40
2.65
Marketing
450
896
106
4.25
Microeconomics
3,499
9,497
895
3.91
Operations Research
191
844
88
2.17
Organizational Behavior
160
808
72
2.22
Other
824
2,424
381
2.16
Political Economy
1,048
3,716
277
3.78
Public Economics
1,632
5,632
627
2.60
Real Estate
100
765
44
2.27
Statistics
156
1,403
162
0.96
Theory
781
2,706
216
3.62
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
744
2,709
266
2.80