Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 52,141
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,599  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 34,416
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,341
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,615
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 760
  • Number of ads currently posted: 80
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 449,819
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 83,202
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,429,109
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 228,487
  • 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
1,671
2,946
2,075
0.81
Behavioral Economics
1,241
4,582
464
2.67
Business Economics
1,185
3,858
458
2.59
Computational Economics
269
2,343
227
1.19
Decision Sciences
141
1,330
105
1.34
Development; Growth
3,835
7,920
576
6.66
Econometrics
3,209
9,640
1,023
3.14
Economic History
552
1,626
164
3.37
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,096
3,849
539
5.74
Experimental Economics
708
2,973
293
2.42
Finance
6,817
7,761
947
7.20
Health; Education; Welfare
2,350
4,991
497
4.73
Industrial Organization
2,257
4,974
668
3.38
Insurance
58
489
40
1.45
International Finance/Macro
1,589
4,469
485
3.28
International Trade
1,947
3,916
459
4.24
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,305
6,773
625
5.29
Law and Economics
275
1,666
255
1.08
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,344
7,197
925
5.78
Management, General
676
1,461
114
5.93
Management, Health Care
39
366
39
1.00
Management, Information Technology
108
443
44
2.45
Marketing
511
972
109
4.69
Microeconomics
3,558
9,656
937
3.80
Operations Research
202
875
95
2.13
Organizational Behavior
162
823
75
2.16
Other
839
2,472
410
2.05
Political Economy
1,090
3,814
290
3.76
Public Economics
1,664
5,724
658
2.53
Real Estate
106
788
45
2.36
Statistics
172
1,490
181
0.95
Theory
787
2,748
228
3.45
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
766
2,792
278
2.76