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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 29 Citations 13,284 89 World Ranking 452 National Ranking 278

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Management

His primary scientific interests are in Corporate governance, Public administration, Orchestration, State and Transnational governance. His Corporate governance research includes elements of Public economics, Public policy and Scope. His study looks at the relationship between Public administration and fields such as Accountability, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems.

Kenneth W. Abbott combines subjects such as Environmental impact assessment and Negotiation with his study of Transnational governance. His work carried out in the field of International relations brings together such families of science as Soft law, Obligation, Delegation, Law and economics and Legalization. As part of his studies on Legalization, he often connects relevant subjects like International law.

His most cited work include:

  • Hard and Soft Law in International Governance (1254 citations)
  • The Concept of Legalization (801 citations)
  • Why States Act through Formal International Organizations (797 citations)

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

Corporate governance, International law, International relations, Orchestration and Public administration are his primary areas of study. His biological study deals with issues like Intermediary, which deal with fields such as Legitimacy. His research in International law intersects with topics in Political economy and Public law.

The International relations study combines topics in areas such as Legalization, Scholarship and Law and economics. His research investigates the connection between Law and economics and topics such as Delegation that intersect with issues in Obligation. His research in Public administration focuses on subjects like Civil society, which are connected to Negotiation.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Corporate governance (35.40%)
  • International law (22.98%)
  • International relations (18.63%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Corporate governance (35.40%)
  • Orchestration (16.77%)
  • Intermediary (9.94%)

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

Kenneth W. Abbott focuses on Corporate governance, Orchestration, Intermediary, Public relations and Transnational governance. His research integrates issues of Public administration, Politics and Law and economics in his study of Corporate governance. He combines subjects such as Commerce, Regulatory capture, Delegation and Competence with his study of Intermediary.

His Delegation research includes themes of Government and Control. His Public relations study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Quality, Climate governance and Industrial organization. He has included themes like Civil society and Negotiation in his Transnational governance study.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Transnational Business Governance Interactions: Conceptualization and Framework for Analysis (212 citations)
  • Organizational Ecology and Institutional Change in Global Governance (148 citations)
  • International Organizations as Orchestrators (122 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Management

His primary areas of study are Corporate governance, Intermediary, Orchestration, Transnational governance and Public relations. His Corporate governance study incorporates themes from Conceptual framework, Knowledge management, State, Law and economics and Spanish Civil War. His study connects Legitimacy and Law and economics.

The concepts of his Intermediary study are interwoven with issues in Commerce, Control, Delegation and Global governance. The study incorporates disciplines such as Authoritarianism and Veto in addition to Delegation. His Public relations research integrates issues from Globalization, Jurisdiction, Agency, Sanctions and Industrial organization.

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Best Publications

Navigating the Anthropocene: Improving Earth System Governance

F. Biermann;F. Biermann;K. Abbott;S. Andresen;Karin Bäckstrand.
Science (2012)

551 Citations

Transforming governance and institutions for global sustainability: key insights from the Earth System Governance Project

Frank Biermann;Frank Biermann;Kenneth Abbott;Steinar Andresen;Karin Bäckstrand.
Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability (2012)

196 Citations

Reinvigorating International Climate Policy: A Comprehensive Framework for Effective Nonstate Action

Sander Chan;Harro van Asselt;Thomas Hale;Kenneth W. Abbott.
Global Policy (2015)

175 Citations

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