The darker side of quantitative academic performance metrics

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  • Casparus J. Crous 1. Department of Conservation Ecology and Entomology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa 2. Previous: South African Environmental Observation Network, Arid Lands Node, Kimberley, South Africa http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0920-5868

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https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2019/5785

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economic incentives, hypercompetitive academia, productivity ratings, publishing behaviour, unethical practices

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2019-07-30

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Crous CJ. The darker side of quantitative academic performance metrics. S. Afr. J. Sci. [Internet]. 2019 Jul. 30 [cited 2021 Sep. 21];115(7/8). Available from: https://sajs.co.za/article/view/5785

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