Workshop Program


8:30 - 8:50                Registration

8:50 - 9:00               Welcome — Escola de Economia e Gestão — Univ. Minho

9:00 - 10:30              Presentations

 "Alternative indicators to measure the performance of academic economists. The italian case", Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, Giulia Zacchia

"Scientific Output and Citation in Economics and Business Schools in Portugal (1990-2009)", Joana Pais, Manuel Mira Godinho e Miguel St. Aubyn

"A Multicriteria Decision Analysis Model for Faculty Evaluation", Carlos Bana e Costa, Mónica Oliveira, Paulo Martins e Amilcar Sernadas

10:30 - 11:00             Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30           Presentations

“Research Evaluation and Journal Quality Weights: Much Ado About Nothing”, Matthias Krapf

"A Citation Based Ranking of Researchers in German Business Administration on the Basis of Google Scholar", Alexander Dilger and Harry Müller

"The Assessment of Research Quality in UK Universities: Peer Review or Metrics?", Jim Taylor

12:30 - 14:00             Lunch

14:00 - 15:30             Presentations

"Agglomeration economies in academic research", Clément Bosquet and Pierre-Philippe Combe

"Research Imprint - a New Approach to Citation Analysis", Robert Hofmeister

"Human capital, social capital and scientific production", Mathieu Goudard and Michel Lubrano

15:30 - 16:00             Coffee break

16:00 - 17:00             Presentations

"Trends in Economic Research: an International Perspective", Ana Rute Cardoso, Paulo Guimarães and Klaus F. Zimmermann

"Using RePEc for evaluation purposes", Christian Zimmermann

17:00 - 17:15             Coffee break

17:15 - 17:30             Short presentation

Site "Economics Research in Portugal: People and Institutions", Miguel Portela

17:30 - 19:15           Round Table: “The state of Research Evaluation:                                Lessons for the Future

                   Alf Erling Risa (University of Bergen, Norway)

                   Christian Zimmermann (University of Connecticut, USA)

                   Luc Bauwens (Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium)

                   Heinrich Ursprung (University of Konstanz, Germany)

                   Paulo Guimarães (University of South Carolina, USA)

                   Francisco Veiga (Universidade do Minho, Portugal)

20:30 -                      Dinner


Measurement and Evaluation of Academic Research Performance: Policy Implications


June 21, 2010, Braga, Portugal