volume 34, issue 1, P96-115 2019
DOI: 10.1108/maj-05-2017-1552
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Piotr Staszkiewicz

Abstract: Purpose This paper aims to show that when conducting a literature review, important papers can be identified by regressing citation counts on prior publications’ metadata. Design/methodology/approach The method developed in this paper applies citation count regression analysis to identify important papers that may be overlooked when conducting literature reviews on subject areas with a large population of studies. Findings The developed method reduces a literature down to a small sample of important paper…

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