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Application of economic evaluation techniques to automotive lightweighting materials research and development projects

Sujit Das, Bruce E Tonn and Jean H Peretz.

in Research Evaluation

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

This paper presents the results of a program evaluation, using two economic analysis techniques (benefit-cost ratios and person-years/cost savings), conducted on nine research and...

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Applying the criteria indicators and metrics evaluation method on ICT research: The HUMBOLDT project

Zaheer Khan, David Ludlow and Joachim Rix.

in Research Evaluation

March 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 6101 words.

Evaluating an Information Technology (IT) based research and development project from an end-user’s perspective is necessary in order to discover whether or not the outcomes of the project...

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Are there really two types of <i>h</i> index variants? A validation study by using molecular life sciences data

Lutz Bornmann, Rüdiger Mutz, Hans-Dieter Daniel, Gerlind Wallon and Anna Ledin.

in Research Evaluation

September 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Due to the disadvantages of the h index that have been named since Hirsch's first publication of the index in 2005 (Hirsch, 2005), a number of variants that are intended to compensate for...

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Arlie Russell Hochschild

Stephen Smith.

in The Oxford Handbook of Sociology, Social Theory, and Organization Studies

October 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Research Methods. 9362 words.

This chapter reviews the contribution of Hochschild to organization studies. Hochschild’s analysis of emotional work and emotional labour has opened up new directions in the analysis of...

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ASIRPA: A comprehensive theory-based approach to assessing the societal impacts of a research organization

Pierre-Benoît Joly, Ariane Gaunand, Laurence Colinet, Philippe Larédo, Stéphane Lemarié and Mireille Matt.

in Research Evaluation

October 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 10069 words.

ASIRPA is an original and comprehensive approach for assessing the socio-economic impact of public-sector research organizations through case studies. The cases are theory-based, selected...

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Assessing benefits from health research projects: can we use questionnaires instead of case studies?

Steve Hanney, Andrew Davies and Martin Buxton.

in Research Evaluation

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

An evaluative framework was developed by the Health Economics Research Group (HERG) for the UK's Department of Health (DH) to assess the benefits from DH-funded R&D. A questionnaire was...

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Assessing expert interdisciplinary work at the frontier: an empirical exploration

Veronica Boix Mansilla.

in Research Evaluation

April 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

How does one ascertain the quality of interdisciplinary work, when criteria from individual disciplines do not suffice? Assessment is one of the most important and least understood aspects...

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Assessing federally-supported academic research in the United States

Susan E Cozzens.

in Research Evaluation

April 2000; p ublished online April 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Academic research in the USA receives most of its support through federal research agencies like the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. Assessment of the...

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Assessing policy and practice impacts of social science research: the application of the Payback Framework to assess the Future of Work programme

Lisa Klautzer, Stephen Hanney, Edward Nason, Jennifer Rubin, Jonathan Grant and Steven Wooding.

in Research Evaluation

September 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

The UK Economic and Social Research Council funded exploratory evaluation studies to assess the wider impacts on society of various examples of its research. The Payback Framework is a...

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Assessing quality of domestic scientific journals in geographically oriented disciplines: scientists' judgements versus citations

M J Martín-Sempere, J Rey-Rocha and B Garzün-García.

in Research Evaluation

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Spanish scientific journals on geology were analysed, none of them covered as a source by the Science Citation Index (SCI). We searched the SCI, through the Web-of-Science, for citations...

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