Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 58,711
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 8,376
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 37,954
  • Total number of recruiters: 5,630
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,849
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 1,024
  • Number of ads currently posted: 395
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 616,342
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 92,559
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,935,144
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 259,147
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 15,211
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 3,851 (26.1%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 4,036 (27.4%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 3,970 (26.9%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,309 (8.9%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,570 (10.7%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
543
953
100
5.43
Any field
1,914
3,240
2,528
0.76
Behavioral Economics
1,414
5,241
603
2.34
Business Economics
1,343
4,277
562
2.39
Computational Economics
302
2,599
297
1.02
Decision Sciences
164
1,475
140
1.17
Development; Growth
4,229
9,029
725
5.83
Econometrics
3,578
10,774
1,296
2.76
Economic History
614
1,890
198
3.10
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,513
4,629
710
4.95
Experimental Economics
789
3,339
371
2.13
Finance
7,743
9,260
1,230
6.30
Health; Education; Welfare
2,675
5,866
645
4.15
Industrial Organization
2,481
5,528
815
3.04
Insurance
61
522
57
1.07
International Finance/Macro
1,736
4,992
604
2.87
International Trade
2,146
4,425
556
3.86
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,818
8,063
835
4.57
Law and Economics
303
1,813
300
1.01
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,105
8,530
1,162
5.25
Management, General
769
1,652
155
4.96
Management, Health Care
47
412
54
0.87
Management, Information Technology
121
501
54
2.24
Marketing
573
1,092
136
4.21
Microeconomics
3,859
10,711
1,162
3.32
Operations Research
238
987
130
1.83
Organizational Behavior
178
909
99
1.80
Other
959
2,743
548
1.75
Political Economy
1,309
4,473
400
3.27
Public Economics
1,899
6,516
807
2.35
Real Estate
116
903
66
1.76
Statistics
230
1,775
263
0.87
Theory
910
3,087
285
3.19
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
883
3,251
348
2.54