Università della Svizzera italiana

Rigorous, transparent, and eye-catching : exploring the universalistic parameters of impactful theory building in management

Lakshmi, Balachandran Nair ; Gibbert, Michael (Dir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Università della Svizzera italiana, 2016 ; 2016COM002.

In the management discipline, scholarly impact is most commonly measured using a researcher perspective, by counting the number of times a particular article is mentioned in the references section of other articles (Aguinis, Shapiro, Antonacopoulou, and Cummings, 2014). This approach conceptualizes scholarly impact using a measurable indicator, the citation count an article receives. Several...