Electronic Resources and Heterodox Economists
No 2009-02, Working Papers from Universita' di Cassino, Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche
The idea of measuring scientific relevance by counting citations is gaining ever-growing consensus among economists, and thanks to the electronic bibliographic resources now available the procedure has become relatively simple and fast. However, when it comes to putting the idea into practice many challenging problems emerge. This paper uses five of the principal bibliographic electronic resources (EconLit, JSTOR, Web of Science, Scopus and Google Scholar) to test the practical applicability of this method for measuring relevance to the particular case of heterodox economics.
Keywords: heterodox economists; EconLit; JSTOR; Web of Science; Scopus; Google Scholar (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: B24 B25 B31 B51 B52 B53 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 31 pages
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