D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Social Sciences and Humanities
Belgium
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 56 Citations 11,669 256 World Ranking 843 National Ranking 6

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Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Social Sciences and Humanities in Belgium Leader Award

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Statistics
  • Capitalism

Economic geography, Economy, Service, Regional science and Operations research are his primary areas of study. In his works, Ben Derudder undertakes multidisciplinary study on Economic geography and Urban analysis. Ben Derudder has included themes like Internationalization, Commodity, Commodity chain and Destinations in his Economy study.

Within one scientific family, Ben Derudder focuses on topics pertaining to Beijing under Service, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Development economics. His work carried out in the field of Regional science brings together such families of science as Polycentricity, Gravity model of trade and Social network. His Operations research study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Normalization, Rank-size distribution and Relative term.

His most cited work include:

  • World City Network: A Global Urban Analysis (803 citations)
  • An Appraisal of the Use of Airline Data in Assessing the World City Network: A Research Note on Data (148 citations)
  • Pathways of Change: Shifting Connectivities in the World City Network, 2000—08: (136 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Economic geography, Regional science, Economy, Context and Economic growth. His Economic geography research includes elements of Polycentricity, Service, Position and Beijing.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Economic geography (27.59%)
  • Regional science (17.88%)
  • Economy (16.11%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Economic geography (27.59%)
  • Regional science (17.88%)
  • Context (9.93%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Economic geography, Regional science, Context, Polycentricity and Urban planning. His Economic geography research incorporates themes from Corporate governance, Function, Network formation, Position and Economies of agglomeration. His Position study incorporates themes from Knowledge economy and Economy.

Borrowing concepts from Regional studies, Ben Derudder weaves in ideas under Regional science. His Polycentricity research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Yangtze river and Identification. His Urban planning research includes themes of Land development, Urbanization and Conceptual framework.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Polycentric urban development in China: A multi-scale analysis: (50 citations)
  • Central flow theory: comparative connectivities in the world-city network (41 citations)
  • The evolving structure of the Southeast Asian air transport network through the lens of complex networks, 1979-2012. (30 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social science
  • Statistics
  • Capitalism

His scientific interests lie mostly in Economic geography, Polycentricity, Yangtze river, Perspective and Regional studies. Ben Derudder performs integrative study on Economic geography and Business networking. Ben Derudder has researched Polycentricity in several fields, including Economic growth, Conceptual framework, Urban planning, Regional science and Economy.

Ben Derudder interconnects Market analysis and Identification in the investigation of issues within Regional science. Ben Derudder combines subjects such as Transit-oriented development, Core, Economies of agglomeration and City size with his study of Economy. His research in Yangtze river intersects with topics in Regionalisation, Regional geography, Environmental resource management and Water resource management.

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Best Publications

World City Network: A Global Urban Analysis

Peter J. Taylor;Ben Derudder.
(2003)

2956 Citations

An Appraisal of the Use of Airline Data in Assessing the World City Network: A Research Note on Data

Ben Derudder;Frank Witlox.
Urban Studies (2005)

321 Citations

Global Urban Analysis: A Survey of Cities in Globalization

Peter J. Taylor;Pengfei Ni;Ben Derudder;Michael Hoyler.
(2010)

297 Citations

Pathways of Change: Shifting Connectivities in the World City Network, 2000—08:

Ben Derudder;Peter J. Taylor;Pengfei Ni;Anneleen De Vos.
Urban Studies (2010)

269 Citations

Cities in globalization : practices, policies and theories

Peter Taylor;Ben Derudder;Pieter Saey;Frank Witlox.
(2006)

221 Citations

On Conceptual Confusion in Empirical Analyses of a Transnational Urban Network

Ben Derudder.
Urban Studies (2006)

213 Citations

Mapping world city networks through airline flows: context, relevance, and problems

Ben Derudder;Frank Witlox.
Journal of Transport Geography (2008)

187 Citations

Reducing car use: changing attitudes or relocating? The influence of residential dissonance on travel behavior

Jonas De Vos;Ben Joseph Romain Derudder;Veronique Van Acker;Frank Witlox.
Journal of Transport Geography (2012)

185 Citations

The cliquishness of world cities

Ben Derudder;Peter Taylor.
Global Networks-a Journal of Transnational Affairs (2005)

182 Citations

World City Networks and Global Commodity Chains: towards a world‐systems' integration

Ed Brown;Ben Derudder;Christof Parnreiter;Wim Pelupessy.
Global Networks-a Journal of Transnational Affairs (2010)

179 Citations

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