Inside Job or Deep Impact? Using Extramural Citations to Assess Economic Scholarship
NBER Working Paper No. 23698
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Thanks go to our outstanding research assistants, Alonso Bucarey, Gina Li, Jose I. Morales, and Suhas Vijaykumar, and to Ben Jones and Heidi Williams for help and advice regarding Web of Science data. We’re also grateful to Satyam Mukherjee and Brian Uzzi for facilitating access to the Northwestern University Web of Science database for exploratory analysis, and to Liz Braunstein for help with Econlit. Thanks also to Stefano DellaVigna and seminar participants at the University of Rome Tor Vergata and Microsoft Research for helpful comments. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.