The h-index of a conglomerate

Rousseau, Ronald and Guns, Raf and Liu, Yuxian The h-index of a conglomerate., 2008 [Preprint]


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The h-index of a conglomerate is defined. It is further shown how Prathap’s h-indices can be presented in a conglomerate framework. An example illustrates the use of the conglomerate framework.

Item type: Preprint
Keywords: h-index; conglomerates; Prathap’s institutional h-indices
Subjects: B. Information use and sociology of information > BB. Bibliometric methods
Depositing user: Ronald Rousseau
Date deposited: 24 Aug 2008
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:12


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