Mapping the luxury research landscape: A bibliometric citation analysis
Hannes Gurzki and
David M. Woisetschläger
Journal of Business Research, 2017, vol. 77, issue C, 147-166
This paper provides a systematic review of the current state of luxury research by mapping the research landscape to identify key research clusters, publications, and journals that have relevance to the luxury subject across disciplines. Thereby, it contributes to the literature by providing a state-of-the-field review of the broader luxury research field. Using the ISI Web of Knowledge Core collection, this study conducts a document co-citation analysis of 49,139 cited references from 1,315 publications that study luxury. The combination of bibliometric methods and a systematic review allows this study to overcome barriers of traditional literature reviews by integrating a large set of publications across various disciplines and leveraging the insights of the larger scientific community. It identifies ten major research clusters that characterize the different research streams and discusses their intellectual foundations. Moreover, this research develops a conceptual framework that can be a valuable guide for researchers and practitioners.
Keywords: Luxury; Status consumption; Conspicuous consumption; Literature review; Bibliometrics; Co-citation analysis (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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