Prof. David Ahlstrom Named Among the World’s Most Highly Cited Researchers

David Ahlstrom, Professor of Department of Management at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School, was named by the Clarivate Analytics list of Highly Cited Researchers 2018 as one of the world’s top researchers who has demonstrated significant influence by publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade (2006-2016).

96 researchers around the world were identified as Highly Cited Researchers in the Economics & Business field, and Prof. Ahlstrom is among the five researchers from universities in Asia.

The Highly Cited Researchers list recognises world-class researchers selected for their exceptional research performance in one or more of 21 broad fields (those used in Essential Science Indicators (ESI)) or the cross-field category, determined by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1 per cent by citations for field and year in Web of Science.

“I feel quite honoured to be recognised in the Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson-Reuters) list of Highly Cited Researchers 2018 as one of the world’s top researchers,” said Prof. Ahlstrom. “I feel we are all doing very good research at the CUHK Business School, and I am happy to be doing my part to contribute to our fine school and university. And I expect our business school to continue to be at the forefront of international business and related research as it has been for a long time.”

Please click here for the full list of Highly Cited Researchers 2018.

A press release was also posted in the CUHK website on 2 December 2018.