Centres of Research Excellence in Economics in the Republic of Ireland
AbstractUsing publication, citation and h-numbers from the Scopus and Web of Science databases, we find that research output and academic influence of economists in the Republic of Ireland are heavily skewed by researcher and by institution. A subset of the results is confirmed by similar analyses based on EconLit and IDEAS/REPEC. The analysis shows that while one university dominates in terms of numbers of economists, the more productive and most cited Irish research economists are spread across a range of institutions that are heavily concentrated in the Greater Dublin Area.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) in its series Papers with number WP180.
Length: 32 pages
Date of creation: May 2007
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- Frances P. Ruane & Richard S.J. Tol, 2007. "Centres of Research Excellence in Economics in the Republic of Ireland," The Economic and Social Review, Economic and Social Studies, vol. 38(3), pages 289â322.
- NEP-ALL-2007-09-09 (All new papers)
- NEP-EDU-2007-09-09 (Education)
- NEP-IPR-2007-09-09 (Intellectual Property Rights)
- NEP-SOG-2007-09-09 (Sociology of Economics)
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Blog mentionsAs found by EconAcademics.org, the blog aggregator for Economics research:
- Higher education reform
by Richard Tol in The Irish Economy on 2012-02-13 16:37:24
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by Richard Tol in The Irish Economy on 2010-10-18 13:02:33
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