Are academics who publish more also more cited? Individual determinants of publication and citation records
AbstractThanks to a unique individual dataset of French academics in economics, we explain individual publication and citation records by gender and age, coauthorship patterns (average number of authors per article and size of the co-author network) and specialisation choices (percentage of output in each JEL code). The analysis is performed on both EconLit publication scores (adjusted for journal quality) and Google Scholar citation indexes, which allows us to present a broad picture of knowledge diffusion in economics. Citations are largely driven by publication records but also substantially increased by larger research team size and co-author networks.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Aix-Marseille School of Economics, Marseille, France in its series AMSE Working Papers with number 1236.
Length: 27 pages
Date of creation: Oct 2012
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economics of science; productivity determinants; knowledge diffusion; publication scores; citation indexes;
Other versions of this item:
- Clément Bosquet & Pierre-Philippe Combes, 2012. "Are Academics Who Publish More Also More Cited? Individual Determinants of Publication and Citation Records," Working Papers halshs-00793647, HAL.
- J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
- O31 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives
- J45 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Particular Labor Markets - - - Public Sector Labor Markets
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- NEP-ALL-2013-01-07 (All new papers)
- NEP-CUL-2013-01-07 (Cultural Economics)
- NEP-HIS-2013-01-07 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
- NEP-IPR-2013-01-07 (Intellectual Property Rights)
- NEP-NET-2013-01-07 (Network Economics)
- NEP-SOG-2013-01-07 (Sociology of Economics)
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