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A Survey of Rankings of Economic Departments: Global, American, European and National

Author(s): doc. PhDr. Martin Gregor Ph.D.,
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Year: 2006
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Published in: Prague Social Science Studies, Economics EC-016/2006. ISSN 1801-5999.
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Keywords: We survey the state-of-the-art methods of how to rank economic departments on the basis of a sample of 14 studies conducted in years 1995-2005. We cover a diversity of rankings: U.S., worldwide, E.U., those of developed academic nations and those of developing academic nations. Each method rests on a specific goal: while some identify top-notch research, others reflect quantity and thus are able to discriminate down the ranking. We also document novelties in ranking-construction such as sensitivity analysis, parallel rankings, instant updates and journal weights based on impact-adjusted impact factors.
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Grants: GACR 402/05/H510 Ekonomická teorie politických trhů IES Research Framework Institutional task (2005-2011) Integration of the Czech economy into European union and its development
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