The purpose of this Opinion article is to discuss some ideas that might lead to papers that are suitable for publication in the Journal of Informatics and Data Mining. The suggestions include the analysis of citations databases, PI-BETA (Papers Ignored – By Even The Authors), model specification and testing, pre-test bias and data mining, international rankings of academic journals based on citations, international rankings of academic institutions based on citations and other factors, and case studies in numerous disciplines in the sciences and social sciences.

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Keywords citations databases, model specification and testing, pre-test bias, international rankings of journals and institutions, case studies
JEL Econometrics; Quantitative Studies (jel B23), Econometric Modeling (jel C5), Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Microeconomic Data (jel C81), Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Macroeconomic Data (jel C82), Econometric Software (jel C87), Other Computer Software (jel C88), Large datasets: Modelling and Analysis (jel C55)
Persistent URL hdl.handle.net/1765/78716
Series Econometric Institute Research Papers
Note For financial and research support, the author is grateful to the Australian Research Council and the National Science Council of Taiwan
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McAleer, M.J. (2015). Research Ideas for the Journal of Informatics and Data Mining: Opinion (No. EI2015-26). Econometric Institute Research Papers. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/78716