The state of the art in publication counting

@article{Larsen2007TheSO,
  title={The state of the art in publication counting},
  author={Peder Olesen Larsen},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={77},
  pages={235-251}
}
The proceedings of the ISSI conferences in Stockholm, 2005, and Madrid, 2007, contain 85 contributions based on publication counting. The methods used in these contributions have been analyzed. The counting methods used are stated explicitly in 26 contributions and can be derived implicitly from the discussion of methods in 10 contributions. In only five contributions, there is a justification for the choice of method. Only one contribution gives information about different results obtained by… CONTINUE READING