Economic journal in Russia: quality assessment issues

Автор: Tretyakova Olga Valentinovna

Журнал: Economic and Social Changes: Facts, Trends, Forecast @volnc-esc-en

Рубрика: Discussion platform

Статья в выпуске: 2 (44) т.9, 2016 года.

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The paper attempts to assess economic journals included in the List of peer-reviewed scientific journals and editions that are authorized to publish the principal research findings of doctoral (candidate's) dissertations (the VAK List, it was established by the Decision of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and entered into force on December 01, 2016). The general assessment of the journals that include more than 380 titles is carried out by analyzing their bibliometric indicators in the system of the Russian Science Citation Index, in particular, by examining the values of their impact factors. The analysis conducted at the Institute of Socio-economic Development of Territories of RAS shows that a relatively small number of economic journals publish a significant proportion of articles that obtain a large share of citations. The author reveals that the new VAK List includes over 50% of journals specializing in economic sciences, which have a lower level of citation or which are virtually not cited at all...


Economic journal, bibliometric indicator, economic institutions of ras, impact factor of the journal, russian scientific citation index (risc), russian science citation index, vak list, rsci list

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IDR: 147223819   |   DOI: 10.15838/esc.2016.2.44.13

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