Philip Leifeld

Nature Climate Change

[2017-09-25] New paper:

Leifeld, Philip and Dana R. Fisher (2017): Membership Nominations in International Scientific Assessments. Nature Climate Change 7(10): 730-735.

In this paper, we analyze the network patterns by which members of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment recruited new members: through a snowball nomination system with a tendency to recruit experts through joint IO memberships, nationalities, and employers.