Statistics

  • Total number of candidates: 60,577
  • Total number of candidates actively seeking a position and logged in within last 12 months: 8,117
  • Total number of approved recommenders: 38,571
  • Total number of recruiters: 5,889
  • Total number of recruiting organizations: 1,930
  • Total number of ads posted in the past 12 months: 1,018
  • Number of ads currently posted: 200
  • Number of applications processed since inception: 625,246
  • Number of applications processed in the last 12 months: 92,576
  • Number of reference letters transmitted since inception: 1,954,352
  • Number of reference letters transmitted in the last 12 months: 260,751
  • Number of interviews scheduled (since component was added in November 2018): 15,850
  • Response times to interview invitations:
    • < 10 mins: 4,000 (26.0%)
    • 10 mins – 1 hour: 4,200 (27.3%)
    • 1 – 8 hours: 4,143 (27.0%)
    • 8 – 24 hours: 1,387 (9.0%)
    • > 24 hours: 1,634 (10.6%)

All candidates and jobs posted since inception

Details by year
Field
Candidates' primary
Candidates' other
Job postings
Candidates (primary field) per posting
Accounting
552
992
110
5.02
Any field
2,023
3,376
2,665
0.76
Behavioral Economics
1,481
5,467
623
2.38
Business Economics
1,390
4,419
596
2.33
Computational Economics
315
2,675
316
1.00
Decision Sciences
174
1,515
148
1.18
Development; Growth
4,402
9,414
757
5.82
Econometrics
3,684
11,128
1,374
2.68
Economic History
632
1,965
211
3.00
Environmental; Ag. Econ.
3,638
4,861
772
4.71
Experimental Economics
809
3,446
390
2.07
Finance
7,973
9,605
1,289
6.19
Health; Education; Welfare
2,761
6,067
688
4.01
Industrial Organization
2,526
5,640
848
2.98
Insurance
62
537
57
1.09
International Finance/Macro
1,763
5,129
636
2.77
International Trade
2,232
4,606
593
3.76
Labor; Demographic Economics
3,933
8,367
898
4.38
Law and Economics
318
1,859
310
1.03
Macroeconomics; Monetary
6,287
8,870
1,228
5.12
Management, General
786
1,696
164
4.79
Management, Health Care
48
424
55
0.87
Management, Information Technology
123
510
65
1.89
Marketing
583
1,117
142
4.11
Microeconomics
3,949
10,988
1,218
3.24
Operations Research
249
1,015
137
1.82
Organizational Behavior
178
921
102
1.75
Other
988
2,801
583
1.69
Political Economy
1,388
4,690
431
3.22
Public Economics
1,951
6,724
861
2.27
Real Estate
123
923
71
1.73
Statistics
252
1,863
289
0.87
Theory
940
3,160
306
3.07
Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
917
3,371
378
2.43