Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Just like myself, John Mingers has long been interested in the respective merits of peer review and metrics. Hence, he asked a group of key people to debate this very topic at an all-day even at Kent Business School on the 30th of May. I was very happy to be part of this illustrous company. The twitter feed is here.
- Harzing, A.W. (2017) Why metrics can (and should?) be applied in the Social Sciences, presented at The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics, University of Kent, 30 May 2017. Available online...
The full presentation is available here, but here is a taster summarizing the main conclusions.
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Anne-Wil Harzing is Professor of International Management at Middlesex University, London. In addition to her academic duties, she also maintains the Journal Quality List and is the driving force behind the popular Publish or Perish software program.