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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
Law and Political Science D-index 22 Citations 4,372 39 World Ranking 1108 National Ranking 38

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • The Internet
  • Artificial intelligence

His primary scientific interests are in Poison control, Ethnic group, Space, Political economy and Ethnic conflict. His work deals with themes such as Settlement, Geocoding and Geographic information system, which intersect with Ethnic group. His Settlement research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Collective action, Positive economics and Operations management.

His Political economy research includes elements of Autocracy, Regime change, The Internet, Social media and Spanish Civil War. His study in Spanish Civil War is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Horizontal inequality, Development economics, Politics and Relative deprivation. His Ethnic conflict research incorporates elements of Replication, Power relations and Economic geography.

His most cited work include:

  • Horizontal Inequalities and Ethnonationalist Civil War: A Global Comparison (446 citations)
  • The Geography of the International System: The CShapes Dataset (167 citations)
  • Geography as Motivation and Opportunity: Group Concentration and Ethnic Conflict (159 citations)

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

Political economy, Ethnic group, Politics, Spanish Civil War and The Internet are his primary areas of study. His Political economy study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Social psychology, Authoritarianism and Power. The Ethnic conflict research Nils B. Weidmann does as part of his general Ethnic group study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Genealogy, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science.

His Politics study incorporates themes from Regional science and Information Age. His Spanish Civil War study is related to the wider topic of Law. His Independence study in the realm of Law connects with subjects such as Poison control, Unconventional warfare and Front.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Political economy (23.68%)
  • Ethnic group (18.42%)
  • Politics (14.47%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • The Internet (13.16%)
  • Autocracy (10.53%)
  • Political economy (23.68%)

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

Nils B. Weidmann mainly investigates The Internet, Autocracy, Political economy, Politics and Dynamics. His work carried out in the field of The Internet brings together such families of science as Telecommunications, Reinforcement, Monetary economics and Internet privacy. His Autocracy study combines topics in areas such as Speech recognition, Internet communication and Public relations.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Government, Political mobilization and Legitimation in addition to Political economy. His Politics research incorporates themes from Regional science, Information Age and Media studies. Dynamics combines with fields such as Keynesian economics, Peace and conflict studies, Sovereign state, Positive economics and International level in his investigation.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Pulling the Strings? The Strategic Use of Pro-Government Mobilization in Authoritarian Regimes: (9 citations)
  • The Internet and Political Protest in Autocracies (8 citations)
  • How Dictators Control the Internet: A Review Essay: (4 citations)

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

  • The Internet
  • Law
  • Politics

His primary areas of study are Autocracy, Politics, Political economy, The Internet and Authoritarianism. His Autocracy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Computer security, Web service, Internet measurement and Denial-of-service attack. The concepts of his Politics study are interwoven with issues in Regional science, Information Age and Geographic information system.

His The Internet research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Information and Communications Technology, Control and Public relations. Nils B. Weidmann has included themes like Government and Mobilization in his Authoritarianism study.

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Best Publications

A two-level learning method for generalized multi-instance problems

Nils Weidmann;Eibe Frank;Bernhard Pfahringer.
european conference on machine learning (2003)

199 Citations

Predicting Conflict in Space and Time

Nils B. Weidmann;Michael D. Ward.
Journal of Conflict Resolution (2010)

181 Citations

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