Research Article

Management International Review

, Volume 52, Issue 3, pp 317-340

First online:

Ranking International Business Institutions and Faculty Members Using Research Publication as the Measure

Update and Extension of Prior Research
  • Somnath LahiriAffiliated withDiscipline of International Business, School of Business, University of Sydney
  • , Vikas KumarAffiliated withDepartment of Management and Quantitative Methods, College of Business, Illinois State University Email author 

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  • This study measures and ranks the productivity of academic institutions and faculty members based on the number of publications appearing in the top three core international business journals between 2001 and 2009.

  • This research serves as a useful update and extension of studies by Morrison and Inkpen (1991), Inkpen and Beamish (1994), and Kumar and Kundu (2004), which examined the top three international business journals, namely,Management International Review,Journal of International Business Studies, andJournal of World Business.

  • Copenhagen Business School, University of Miami, and University of Leeds (among institutions), and Yadong Luo, Peter J. Buckley, and Alain Verbeke (among authors) occupy the top three positions.


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