Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 54,719
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 7,997  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 35,826
  • Total number of recruiters: 4,808
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,675
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 844
  • Number of ads currently posted: 300
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 524,268
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 84,581
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,655,532
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 235,519
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 10,588
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 2,670 (26.0%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 2,800 (27.3%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 2,701 (26.3%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 893 (8.7%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,188 (11.6%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
483
858
88
5.49
Any field
1,751
3,038
2,244
0.78
Behavioral Economics
1,309
4,839
510
2.57
Business Economics
1,232
4,010
501
2.46
Computational Economics
278
2,439
251
1.11
Decision Sciences
151
1,388
118
1.28
Development; Growth
3,961
8,325
631
6.28
Econometrics
3,355
10,077
1,110
3.02
Economic History
590
1,756
173
3.41
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,241
4,136
595
5.45
Experimental Economics
740
3,122
318
2.33
Finance
7,228
8,424
1,052
6.87
Health; Education; Welfare
2,496
5,362
550
4.54
Industrial Organization
2,361
5,224
723
3.27
Insurance
59
504
46
1.28
International Finance/Macro
1,644
4,683
531
3.10
International Trade
2,014
4,104
496
4.06
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,503
7,287
699
5.01
Law and Economics
288
1,731
266
1.08
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,643
7,728
1,013
5.57
Management, General
718
1,537
122
5.89
Management, Health Care
44
391
45
0.98
Management, Information Technology
118
470
48
2.46
Marketing
527
1,012
122
4.32
Microeconomics
3,673
10,074
1,016
3.62
Operations Research
222
930
106
2.09
Organizational Behavior
167
867
84
1.99
Other
880
2,557
454
1.94
Political Economy
1,179
4,095
325
3.63
Public Economics
1,764
6,062
704
2.51
Real Estate
110
837
53
2.08
Statistics
186
1,593
212
0.88
Theory
837
2,884
255
3.28
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
804
2,960
299
2.69