Research Quality and Diversity of Funding: A Model for Relating Research Money to Output of Research
2009 (English)In: Scientometrics, ISSN 0138-9130, E-ISSN 1588-2861, Vol. 72, no 2, 341-349 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
We analyze the relation between funding and output using bibliometric methods with field normalized data. Our approach is to connect individual researcher data on funding from Swedish university databases to data on incoming grants using the specific personal ID-number. Data on funding include the person responsible for the grant. All types of research income are considered in the analysis yielding a project database with a high level of precision. Results show that productivity can be explained by background variables, but that quality of research is more or less un-related to background variables.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Springer Publishing Company, 2009. Vol. 72, no 2, 341-349 p.
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-71090DOI: 10.1007/s11192-009-0422-2ISI: 000265778100009OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-71090DiVA: diva2:486522
QC 201201312012-01-302012-01-302012-01-31Bibliographically approved