Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 55,476
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 6,714  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 36,257
  • Total number of recruiters: 5,060
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,726
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 879
  • Number of ads currently posted: 96
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 531,139
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 81,897
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,672,566
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 227,573
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 12,206
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 3,101 (26.2%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 3,228 (27.3%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 3,132 (26.5%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,037 (8.8%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,318 (11.2%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
504
889
93
5.42
Any field
1,793
3,081
2,295
0.78
Behavioral Economics
1,330
4,917
534
2.49
Business Economics
1,255
4,061
517
2.43
Computational Economics
284
2,475
266
1.07
Decision Sciences
157
1,412
125
1.26
Development; Growth
4,019
8,468
657
6.12
Econometrics
3,394
10,230
1,158
2.93
Economic History
593
1,781
178
3.33
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,302
4,248
620
5.33
Experimental Economics
752
3,169
329
2.29
Finance
7,296
8,547
1,091
6.69
Health; Education; Welfare
2,521
5,433
573
4.40
Industrial Organization
2,370
5,254
746
3.18
Insurance
59
509
48
1.23
International Finance/Macro
1,668
4,749
543
3.07
International Trade
2,054
4,182
508
4.04
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,548
7,415
729
4.87
Law and Economics
291
1,742
271
1.07
Macroeconomics; Monetary
5,718
7,865
1,046
5.47
Management, General
727
1,560
134
5.43
Management, Health Care
44
391
45
0.98
Management, Information Technology
119
476
50
2.38
Marketing
533
1,026
125
4.26
Microeconomics
3,695
10,165
1,054
3.51
Operations Research
228
944
112
2.04
Organizational Behavior
173
876
87
1.99
Other
919
2,624
477
1.93
Political Economy
1,206
4,169
345
3.50
Public Economics
1,794
6,131
734
2.44
Real Estate
111
846
56
1.98
Statistics
188
1,628
235
0.80
Theory
844
2,913
261
3.23
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
828
3,018
313
2.65