Measuring Researcher-Production in Information Systems

  title={Measuring Researcher-Production in Information Systems},
  author={Cecil Eng Huang Chua and Lan Cao and Karlene Cousins and Detmar W. Straub},
  journal={J. AIS},
While many studies have assessed IS researcher-production, most have focused on either ranking IS journals or assessing prolific researchers using a restricted time frame and a small “basket” of journals (i.e., those journals selected for sampling). We found no research that has assessed the IS specificity of journals (i.e., the suitability of journals for publishing IS research) nor any that evaluated IS researcher-production measures. Based on a coding of over 26,000 articles and more than 1… CONTINUE READING


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