Assessing a Human Mediated Current Awareness Service

  title={Assessing a Human Mediated Current Awareness Service},
  author={Zeljko Carevic and Thomas Krichel and Philipp Mayr},
In this paper, we present an approach for analyzing the behavior of editors in the large current awareness service "NEP: New Economics Papers". We processed data from more than 38,000 issues derived from 90 different NEP reports over the past ten years. The aim of our analysis was to gain an inside to the editor behaviour when creating an issue and to look for factors that influence the success of a report. In our study we looked at the following features: average editing time, the average… 

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