CFDP 1396

Who Refers To Whom: A Study of Research References and the Relationship between Research Reports and Final Publication

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Publication Date: January 2003

Pages: 23

Abstract: 

The size and style of referencing for a large sample of 60 years of publications of the Cowles Foundation are examined. The influence of computerization is considered. Self-referencing is noted and some observations are made on the costs and distribution of research papers.

Keywords: 

Referencing, Cost of publication

JEL Classification Codes:  A14, D89