New Economists Ranking of WirtschaftsWoche

Awards, Ranking |

Prof. Martin Bichler, Chair of Decision Sciences and Systems, and Prof. Helmut Krcmar, Emeritus Chair of Information Systems, receive top rankings.

The business magazine WirtschaftsWoche (WiWo, 16.12.2022) has published an exclusive ranking of economists in the German-speaking world. It was compiled by the KOF Research Institute of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. The ranking was based on publications in renowned journals. A team from KOF combed through around 860 journals and awarded a score weighted according to the reputation of the journal to 3,638 scientists for each article.
In the list of the 100 "most research-intensive business economists in the five-year period from 2018 to 2022" from German-speaking countries, Prof. Martin Bichler, Chair of Decision Sciences and Systems, is in sixth place. Prof. Helmut Krcmar, Emeritus of the Chair of Business Information Systems, is in ninth place. In the ranking of the overall scientific life's work, Prof. Krcmar is in fourth place, Prof. Bichler is in 16th place. The evaluation for the life's work included publication data from more than 4,500 scientists.