Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 59,030
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 7,796
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 38,173
  • Total number of recruiters: 5,753
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,863
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 1,029
  • Number of ads currently posted: 213
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 620,256
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 91,640
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,945,751
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 259,790
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 15,785
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 3,992 (26.1%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 4,185 (27.4%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 4,116 (26.9%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,377 (9.0%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,630 (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
545
967
103
5.29
Any field
1,933
3,260
2,548
0.76
Behavioral Economics
1,430
5,279
614
2.33
Business Economics
1,358
4,307
566
2.40
Computational Economics
303
2,610
301
1.01
Decision Sciences
166
1,485
142
1.17
Development; Growth
4,251
9,080
726
5.86
Econometrics
3,595
10,845
1,311
2.74
Economic History
618
1,902
201
3.07
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,545
4,678
727
4.88
Experimental Economics
791
3,353
380
2.08
Finance
7,778
9,310
1,240
6.27
Health; Education; Welfare
2,689
5,900
652
4.12
Industrial Organization
2,483
5,534
822
3.02
Insurance
61
524
57
1.07
International Finance/Macro
1,737
5,012
606
2.87
International Trade
2,158
4,454
560
3.85
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,836
8,107
843
4.55
Law and Economics
305
1,821
299
1.02
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,118
8,571
1,168
5.24
Management, General
778
1,668
158
4.92
Management, Health Care
48
415
55
0.87
Management, Information Technology
121
500
55
2.20
Marketing
581
1,105
138
4.21
Microeconomics
3,872
10,767
1,171
3.31
Operations Research
245
1,002
132
1.86
Organizational Behavior
178
914
100
1.78
Other
969
2,758
557
1.74
Political Economy
1,322
4,500
406
3.26
Public Economics
1,910
6,549
812
2.35
Real Estate
116
904
67
1.73
Statistics
241
1,800
270
0.89
Theory
916
3,103
289
3.17
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
884
3,262
352
2.51