Easy to read, easy to cite?
Helmi Hammami and
Economics Letters, 2018, vol. 173, issue C, 100-103
Ease of readability of Economics Letters abstracts, and number of works cited in an article, is positively related to future citations. Readability appears to particularly matter for mathematical and quantitative methods and macroeconomics papers, while number of works cited is generally important across all articles.
Keywords: Readability; Research impact; Bibliometrics; Economics letters (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: A1 B4 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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