Open Access Metrics: Use REF2014 to Validate Metrics for REF2020

Yves Gingras gingras.yves at UQAM.CA
Mon Dec 22 10:24:00 EST 2014

Le 19/12/14 19:40, « Gopal T V » <gopal at ANNAUNIV.EDU> a écrit :

> If a paper in "X" language is translated into "Y" language by a translator
> [author(s) are only acknowledged], what will be the difference in the
> rankings of these versions ?

We have given an answer to that question in the following paper:

Larivière , Vincent et Yves  Gingras, « The impact factor's Matthew effect:
a natural experiment in bibliometrics ». Journal of the American Society for
Information Science and Technology, vol. 61, no 2, 2010, pp.424-427.

The pdf is here:

Yves Gingras

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