Modeling and Prediction of the Impact Factor of Journals Using Open-Access Databases

  title={Modeling and Prediction of the Impact Factor of Journals Using Open-Access Databases},
  author={Matthias Templ},
  journal={Austrian Journal of Statistics},
  • M. Templ
  • Published 19 June 2020
  • Computer Science
  • Austrian Journal of Statistics
This article is motivated by the work as editor-in-chief of the Austrian Journal of Statistics and contains detailed analyses about the impact of the Austrian Journal of Statistics. The impact of a journal is typically expressed by journal metrics indicators. One of the important ones, the journal impact factor is calculated from the Web of Science (WoS) database by Clarivate Analytics. It is known that newly established journals or journals without membership in big publishers often face… 

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