EconStor in October 2013

Posted: November 22nd, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In October the following research paper series have been included in EconStor:

  • DSi kompakt, DSi – Deutsches Steuerzahlerinstitut des Bundes der Steuerzahler

With 1,871 new publications we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to nearly 64,900 by the end of October. The total number of downloads in October climbed to 217,133. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

  1. Delfmann, Werner; Albers, Sascha: „Supply chain management in the global context“(639)
  2. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (600)
  3. Klasen, Stephan; Lawson, David: „The impact of population growth on economic growth and poverty reduction in Uganda“ (530)
  4. Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“ (466)
  5. Auria, Laura; Moro, Rouslan A.: „Support Vector Machines (SVM) as a technique for solvency analysis“ (418)

 


EconStor in September 2013

Posted: October 22nd, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In September we have included the following research paper and report series in EconStor:

With 2,991 new publications we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to 63,021 by the end of September. The total number of downloads in June has reached 185,686. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

  1. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“(450)
  2. Klasen, Stephan; Lawson, David: „The impact of population growth on economic growth and poverty reduction in Uganda“ (412)
  3. Eisend, Martin: „Metaanalyse: Einführung und kritische Diskussion“ (341)
  4. Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“ (329)
  5. Delfmann, Werner; Albers, Sascha: „Supply chain management in the global context“ (322)


EconStor in August 2013

Posted: September 18th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

EconStor continues to grow at a substantial rate. In August we have reached the amount of 60,000 full text documents. The following research paper series and e-journals have been added to EconStor:

With 2,307 new publications we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to 60,030 by the end of August. The total number of downloads in August has reached 170,092. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

1.) Delfmann, Werner; Albers, Sascha: „Supply chain management in the global context“ (549 downloads)

2.) Dilger, Alexander: „Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten“ (486)

3.) Bénabou, Roland; Tirole, Jean: „Individual and corporate social responsibility“ (382)

4.) von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (338)

5.) Eisend, Martin: „Metaanalyse: Einführung und kritische Diskussion“ (297)



EconStor in July 2013

Posted: August 8th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In July we have added the following open access journals, research paper series and contributions to one conference to EconStor:

Our total amount of full-text documents has increased to 57,660 by the end of this month. With 178,663 pdf views we have counted a slightly decreasing number of downloads – which is very normal for a summer month. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

  1. Keller, Sara; Schanz, Deborah: „Measuring tax attractiveness across countries“ (2,622)
  2. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (825)
  3. Gerdesmeier, Dieter; Reimers, Hans-Eggert; Roffia, Barbara: „Testing for the existence of a bubble in the stock market“ (606)
  4. Dilger, Alexander: „Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten“ (568)
  5. Delfmann, Werner; Albers, Sascha: „Supply chain management in the global context“ (472)

 


EconStor in June 2013

Posted: July 17th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In June we have included the following research paper and report series in EconStor:

With 866 new publications we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to 55,260 by the end of June. The total number of downloads in June has reached 200,083. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

  1. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“(687)
  2. Delfmann, Werner; Albers, Sascha: „Supply chain management in the global context“ (525)
  3. Dilger, Alexander: „Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten“ (521)
  4. Orphanides, Athanasios; Wieland, Volker: „Complexity and monetary policy“ (454)
  5. Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“ (446)

 


EconStor in May 2013

Posted: June 11th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In May the following journals and research paper series have been added to EconStor:

With 1897 new publications we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to nearly 54400 by the end of May. The total number of downloads in May amounts to 212503. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

1. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (612)

2. Møller, Bjørn: „The Somali conflict: The role of external actors“ (580)

3. Hassler, Uwe; Wolters, Jürgen: „Autoregressive distributed lag models and cointegration“ (473)

4. Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“ (462)

5. Dilger, Alexander: „Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten“ (452)


EconStor in April 2013

Posted: May 8th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In April we have included the following research paper series in EconStor:

With 1537 new publications we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to nearly 52500 by the end of April. The total number of downloads in April has climbed to 215039. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

  1. Verick, Sher; Islam, Iyanatul: “The great recession of 2008 – 2009: Causes, consequences and policy responses” (981)
  2. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (819)
  3. Lawson, David; Klasen, Stephan: „The impact of population growth on economic growth and poverty reduction in Uganda“ (586)
  4. Møller, Bjørn: „The Somali conflict: The role of external actors“ (586)
  5. Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“(554)

 


EconStor in March 2013

Posted: April 10th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

In March we have added the following e-journals and research paper series to EconStor:

With 950 new publications in March we have increased our total amount of full-text documents up to nearly 50900. The total number of downloads in that month was 187.495. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

  1. von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (802)
  2. Dilger, Alexander: „Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten“ (619)
  3. Jürgens, Ulrich: „Corporate governance, innovation, and economic performance: a case study on Volkswagen“ (602)
  4. Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“ (599)
  5. Bauer, Thomas K.:„High Performance Workplace Practices and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from Europe“ (587)


EconStor in February 2013 hits milestone of 50.000 full text documents

Posted: March 8th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Comments Off

We are happy to announce that we have reached the milestone of 50.000 full text documents by March 6th, 2013. This means that our content has doubled in the last two years. See also our press release.

In February we have added the following e-journals, research paper and book series to EconStor:

Beyond that download numbers have reached a new record as well in Febuary. We have counted a total number of 193.260 downloads. The Top 5 most downloaded papers were:

1.)    von der Lippe, Peter: „Deskriptive Statistik: Formeln, Aufgaben, Klausurtraining“ (1145 downloads)

2.)    Dilger, Alexander: „Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten“ (773)

3.)    Hartz, Ronald: „Max Weber: “Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus”“ (698)

4.)    Heimeshoff, Ulrich; Haucap, Justus: „Google, Facebook, Amazon, eBay: Is the internet driving competition or market monopolization?“ (579)

5.)    Yadav, Pradeep K.; Megginson, William L.; Chakrabarti, Rajesh: „Corporate governance in India“ (575)


EconStor among the TOP25 repositories in Europe

Posted: February 26th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Monthly Report | Tags: , , | Comments Off

New edition of webometrics ranking compares repositories worldwide and by region according to several categories.

The “Ranking Web of Repositories” is a service provided by the Spanish Reseseach Organization CSIC. Besides comparing repositories it also ranks Universities, Business Schools and Hospitals. The repository ranking is published every 6 months, now in it’s 12th edition.

Compared to earlier rankings EconStor has climbed several places and now ranks at number 52 worldwide, with the TOP positions held by SSRN, ArXiv and the NASA Astrophysics Data System. Looking at fulltext content only (category “rich files”), EconStor fares even better, being now number 15 worldwide and number 7 in Europe.

 

 


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