Measuring Canadian Business Research Output and Impact
erhan.erkut at UALBERTA.CA
Tue Jul 3 14:33:15 EDT 2001
A study was conducted to quantify both the output and the impact of the past
decade's scholarly research carried out by those academics currently
employed by Canadian business schools, using paper counts and citation
analysis. The study found that the per capita paper output in Canadian
business schools is relatively low and is declining. There are significant
differences between Canadian business schools, and the paper and citation
credits are highly variable with a few "stars" producing most of the impact.
The data and the results are tabulated on a web site which also contains a
link to a brief article describing the study
Feedback is welcome.
Erhan Erkut, Ph.D.
School of Business
University of Alberta
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