Assessing Italian research quality: A comparison between bibliometric evaluation and informed peer review

Graziella Bertocchi, Alfonso Gambardella, Tullio Jappelli, Carmela A. Nappi, Franco Peracchi, 28 July 2014

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Measuring research quality is a topic of growing interest to universities and research institutions. It has become a central issue in relation to the efficient allocation of public resources, which – in many countries and especially in Europe – represent the main component of university funding.

Topics: Frontiers of economic research
Tags: academia, bibliometrics, citations, peer review, research, research assessments, research quality, science, Universities

Towards measuring research supervision quality

Richard S J Tol, 20 April 2014

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Academics do many things. We teach, research, run departments, engage in public debate, and train young researchers. The outputs of some of these activities are routinely measured and thus play an important role in rewards and promotion. The standard and mostly widely followed measures involve publication outputs (see Hudson 2013 and Conley et al. 2011).

Topics: Frontiers of economic research
Tags: economic research, research quality, supervision quality

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