A megbízható és objektív publikációs teljesítménymérés szükségessége

A gazdálkodástudományok igénye a változásra és a tudomanymetria.com projekt





business, management and accounting subject area, performance measurement, researcher excellence, scientometrics, Scopus journal articles


The purpose of the present study was to emphasize the central role of international high-quality journal articles in the subject area of business, management, and accounting (BMA) in the scientific community as part of the debate on the interpretation of researcher excellence. The authors believe that international journal articles are essential for the development of their field, successful contributions to international research, and the visibility of their scientific results. Moreover, there is also a policy need for funding to be given primarily to researchers who are expected to advance the discipline globally. In the present study, the authors present a possible motivational tool – the tudomanymetria.com project – in the evaluation of researchers’ excellence of publication activities. They also examine the characteristics of the field and researchers’ ages and discuss the reasons for the most important aspects of change for BMA.


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Author Biographies

Zoltán Krajcsák, Budapest Business School

Associate Professor

István Szabó, National Research, Development and Innovation Office

Vice President for Science and International Affairs


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How to Cite

Krajcsák, Z., & Szabó, I. (2021). A megbízható és objektív publikációs teljesítménymérés szükségessége: A gazdálkodástudományok igénye a változásra és a tudomanymetria.com projekt. Vezetéstudomány Budapest Management Review, 52(12), 31–39. https://doi.org/10.14267/VEZTUD.2021.12.04