Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 47,337
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 6 months: 5,079  •  map
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 32,185
  • Total number of recruiters: 3,678
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,437
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 6 months: 539
  • Number of ads currently posted: 103
  • Number of applications processed in the last 6 months: 92,716
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 6 months: 270,530
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 6,340
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 1,649 (26.8%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 1,630 (26.5%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 1,461 (23.7%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 506 (8.2%)
    • > 24 hours: 909 (14.8%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
385
642
60
6.42
Any field
1,362
2,603
1,849
0.74
Behavioral Economics
1,099
4,063
392
2.80
Business Economics
1,049
3,505
397
2.64
Computational Economics
223
2,094
191
1.17
Decision Sciences
128
1,210
88
1.45
Development; Growth
3,482
7,076
500
6.96
Econometrics
2,850
8,657
884
3.22
Economic History
510
1,478
144
3.54
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
2,852
3,346
448
6.37
Experimental Economics
658
2,697
250
2.63
Finance
6,225
6,733
818
7.61
Health; Education; Welfare
2,158
4,467
442
4.88
Industrial Organization
2,129
4,610
588
3.62
Insurance
53
453
32
1.66
International Finance/Macro
1,461
4,040
431
3.39
International Trade
1,805
3,572
402
4.49
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,014
5,976
529
5.70
Law and Economics
252
1,576
240
1.05
Macroeconomics; Monetary
4,793
6,194
802
5.98
Management, General
620
1,316
94
6.60
Management, Health Care
37
342
32
1.16
Management, Information Technology
95
393
34
2.79
Marketing
370
784
95
3.89
Microeconomics
3,324
8,909
809
4.11
Operations Research
174
789
81
2.15
Organizational Behavior
151
768
63
2.40
Other
766
2,292
351
2.18
Political Economy
952
3,384
244
3.90
Public Economics
1,535
5,240
579
2.65
Real Estate
92
713
41
2.24
Statistics
117
1,215
136
0.86
Theory
727
2,553
194
3.75
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
698
2,513
244
2.86