Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 48,115
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 5,122  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 32,354
  • Total number of recruiters: 3,731
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,468
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 643
  • Number of ads currently posted: 40
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 366,683
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 94,001
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,181,174
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 271,487
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 6,351
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 1,650 (26.8%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 1,632 (26.5%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 1,466 (23.8%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 509 (8.3%)
    • > 24 hours: 909 (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
383
649
61
6.28
Any field
1,432
2,682
1,872
0.76
Behavioral Economics
1,123
4,167
397
2.83
Business Economics
1,060
3,549
401
2.64
Computational Economics
237
2,148
200
1.19
Decision Sciences
129
1,233
88
1.47
Development; Growth
3,586
7,277
503
7.13
Econometrics
2,911
8,836
900
3.23
Economic History
516
1,506
148
3.49
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
2,884
3,419
453
6.37
Experimental Economics
666
2,749
251
2.65
Finance
6,268
6,817
830
7.55
Health; Education; Welfare
2,180
4,542
450
4.84
Industrial Organization
2,143
4,649
591
3.63
Insurance
53
454
32
1.66
International Finance/Macro
1,478
4,100
433
3.41
International Trade
1,820
3,620
405
4.49
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,051
6,096
534
5.71
Law and Economics
256
1,591
241
1.06
Macroeconomics; Monetary
4,869
6,338
809
6.02
Management, General
630
1,341
96
6.56
Management, Health Care
37
344
33
1.12
Management, Information Technology
96
397
34
2.82
Marketing
431
848
98
4.40
Microeconomics
3,361
9,017
814
4.13
Operations Research
174
797
82
2.12
Organizational Behavior
153
779
63
2.43
Other
779
2,313
360
2.16
Political Economy
987
3,479
249
3.96
Public Economics
1,566
5,329
583
2.69
Real Estate
93
723
41
2.27
Statistics
132
1,269
142
0.93
Theory
739
2,577
195
3.79
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
704
2,558
251
2.80