Arbitrary decisions in ranking studies: A commentary on Xu, Yalcinkaya, and Seggie (2008)

Anne-Wil Harzing*

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Abstract

This commentary evaluates the problems associated with creating rankings of individuals and institutions in International Business. It argues that the many-potentially arbitrary-decisions involved make the creation of rankings a hazardous affair.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)685-689
JournalAsia Pacific Journal of Management
Volume25
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2008
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • INTERNATIONAL-BUSINESS

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