International Journal of Production Research volume 57, issue 15-16, P4692-4718 2018 DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1551638 View full text
Rodrigo Romero-Silva, Erika Marsillac

Abstract: This paper studies the history of the International Journal of Production Research (IJPR) by analysing the topics that have received the most attention in each of the journal's publication years. Text mining exposed for scrutiny the most frequently mentioned and cited terms contained in the titles, abstracts and keywords of IJPR papers. Analyses suggest that the triad of scheduling/optimisation/simulation and supply-chain-related topics have been IJPR's mainstays, but valuable opportunities remain for relevant…

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