Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 63,630
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 8,666
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 40,418
  • Total number of recruiters: 6,455
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 2,015
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 975
  • Number of ads currently posted: 193
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 718,841
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 97,586
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 2,244,359
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 275,765
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 19,149
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 4,639 (25.0%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 5,173 (27.9%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 5,192 (28.0%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,673 (9.0%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,890 (10.2%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
590
1,078
124
4.76
Any field
2,099
3,466
2,819
0.74
Behavioral Economics
1,555
5,759
686
2.27
Business Economics
1,455
4,628
632
2.30
Computational Economics
355
2,836
342
1.04
Decision Sciences
187
1,585
164
1.14
Development; Growth
4,627
9,958
812
5.70
Econometrics
3,895
11,712
1,471
2.65
Economic History
681
2,090
223
3.05
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,844
5,282
860
4.47
Experimental Economics
861
3,639
424
2.03
Finance
8,386
10,268
1,380
6.08
Health; Education; Welfare
2,906
6,477
749
3.88
Industrial Organization
2,617
5,886
899
2.91
Insurance
67
556
65
1.03
International Finance/Macro
1,813
5,334
676
2.68
International Trade
2,333
4,812
630
3.70
Labor; Demographic Economics
4,176
8,995
985
4.24
Law and Economics
339
1,926
324
1.05
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,578
9,410
1,320
4.98
Management, General
830
1,807
181
4.59
Management, Health Care
52
449
60
0.87
Management, Information Technology
154
567
72
2.14
Marketing
611
1,176
154
3.97
Microeconomics
4,068
11,424
1,297
3.14
Operations Research
268
1,065
153
1.75
Organizational Behavior
184
964
109
1.69
Other
1,038
2,936
628
1.65
Political Economy
1,502
5,047
479
3.14
Public Economics
2,050
7,080
923
2.22
Real Estate
130
980
81
1.60
Statistics
279
2,013
317
0.88
Theory
987
3,271
338
2.92
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
969
3,611
407
2.38