An analysis of the journal article output of Irish-based economists, 1970 to 2001
Citation:Barrett, Alan; Lucey, Brian M. 'An analysis of the journal article output of Irish-based economists, 1970 to 2001'. - Economic & Social Review, Summer/Autumn, 2003, pp. 109-143, Dublin: Economic & Social Research Institute
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This paper provides, for the first time, a comprehensive analysis of the journal article output of Irish-based economists over a thirty-year period. Using EconLit data, and supplementing where necessary, we provide details of the journals wherein Irish-based economists have published, provide details of the publishing histories of high volume publishers and discuss the evolving productivity profile of Irish-based economists. Our evidence shows that in general Irish-based economists have greatly increased the levels of output in the 1990s, but that this may have been at the expense of quality.
Publisher:Economic & Social Studies
Type of material:Journal Article
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Keywords:Publishing histories, Irish based economists, Quantitative methods, Academic journals, Quality based