Reviewers are blinkered by bibliometrics

tagteam101's bookmarks 2017-04-26

Summary:

Science panels still rely on poor proxies to judge quality and impact. That results in risk-averse research, say Paula Stephan, Reinhilde Veugelers and Jian Wang.

Link:

https://www.nature.com/news/reviewers-are-blinkered-by-bibliometrics-1.21877

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Tags:

oa.new oa.bibliometrics oa.impact oa.jif oa.metrics

Date tagged:

04/26/2017, 09:20

Date published:

04/26/2017, 05:20