The high ranking of the Econometric Institute, as listed in recent leading scientific journals, is examined for a 50-year period using similar standard measures. The distribution of the publications over different research areas is analyzed and a time-series model is specified to describe and forecast the publication pattern.

econometrics, history, learned institutions & societies (Publishing), ranking, research institutes, schools, time-series analysis,
Econometric Institute Reprint Series
Statistica Neerlandica
Erasmus Research Institute of Management

van Dijk, H.K, Kaashoek, J.F, & Wagelmans, A.P.M. (2006). 'Rotterdam econometrics': an analysis of publications of the econometric institute 1956-2004. Statistica Neerlandica, 60(2), 85–111. doi:10.1111/j.1467-9574.2006.00320.x