Getting attention is the name of the game: how the publication pressure crowds out focusing on policy. 13 June 2012

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We academics might love to be on the receiving end of applause from our peers but the singular focus on publications as the sole measuring rod of academic quality is deeply misguided. Harry van Dalen writes that our best minds are being tempted away from realworld policy and only a serious rethink of academic incentives will fill in the cracks that are beginning to show.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalBlog London School of Economics
Publication statusPublished - 2012


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