Statistical inference on the h-index with an application to top-scientist performance

@article{Baccini2012StatisticalIO,
  title={Statistical inference on the h-index with an application to top-scientist performance},
  author={Alberto Baccini and Lucio Barabesi and Marzia Marcheselli and Luca Pratelli},
  journal={J. Informetrics},
  year={2012},
  volume={6},
  pages={721-728}
}
Despite the huge literature on h-index, few papers have been devoted to the statistical analysis of -index when a probabilistic distribution is assumed for citation counts. 2 The present contribution relies on showing the available inferential techniques, by providing the details for proper point and set estimation of the theoretical . Moreover, some 2… CONTINUE READING