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Bias against novelty in science: a cautionary tale for users of bibliometric indicators

Research which explores unchartered waters has a high potential for major impact but also carries a higher uncertainty of having impact. Such explorative research is often described as taking a novel approach. This study examines the complex relationship between pursuing a novel approach and impact.

By: Paula Stephan, Reinhilde Veugelers, Jian Wang and Bruegel Topic: Digital economy and innovation Date: June 9, 2016