Ranking of HSE Authors in SSRN: July 2012
As of July 1st 2012, over 8000 authors have published their papers in the Social Science Research Network (SSRN). This number includes 150 members of the HSE staff.
Generally, international researchers who work at the HSE are a little bit more active in promoting the results of their research through the Social Science Research Network (SSRN): they publish working papers and articles on the personal pages, in research paper series and topical e-journals. But the growing number of HSE researchers registered in the SSRN proves that this website is also becoming popular among Russian researchers.
The SSRN rankings of the most in demand working papers and articles are updated on a daily basis. In June the top 10 included the paper by HSE tenured professor Igor Gurkov 'Evisiting Miles-Snow Typology of Strategic Orientation Using Stakeholder Theory’ published in the MRN Corporate Strategy & Business Policy Network.
Among the working papers by the HSE programme of fundamental research, the most popular by number of views is currently the paper by Gaaitzen J. de Vries, Abdul A. Erumban, Marcel P. Timmer, Ilya B. Voskoboynikov and Harry X. Wu ‘Deconstructing the BRICs: Structural Transformation and Aggregate Productivity Growth’.
A new article by Kirill Zhirkov, a Research Fellow with the HSE Laboratory for Comparative Social Research, was published recently online in the international peer-reviewed journal Conflict Management and Peace Science.
In the article the scientists compare accounts on the trajectory of innovation in Russia and the USA.
The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) publishes a monthly ranking of research centers and universities in the social and economic sciences. According to the results of the first quarter of 2013, the HSE ranks first for the number of registered authors publishing their papers on the SSRN site. Over the year, their number has more than doubled: from 117 to 272.
Deals on government commissions, the anti-corruption declaration, job creators and job destroyers, trust, talent and institutions, the economy of Runet, the Russian internet; the most curious and useful research for economic policy carried out by HSE over the last year.
The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) publishes a monthly ranking of socio-economic research centers and universities. As of November 1st, 2012, the Higher School of Economics is in 2nd place in terms of number of papers published over the last 12 months. A year ago the HSE was 85th according to this indicator.
On October 18th 2011, as part of the preliminary programme of the 3rd International Conference of the Russian Association of Higher Education Researchers, Professor Nian Cai Liu, author of the world-renowned Shanghai University Ranking, gave a lecture at the HSE.