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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
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 33 Citations 5,106 126 World Ranking 4892 National Ranking 118

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Epistemology
  • Capitalism

His main research concerns Neoclassical economics, Evolutionary economics, Positive economics, Universal Darwinism and Microeconomics. His research in Neoclassical economics intersects with topics in Economic policy, Mathematical economics, Management science and Self-organization. Sociobiology and Production theory is closely connected to Darwinism in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Evolutionary economics.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Competition, Social learning, Common ground, Bounded rationality and Institutional economics in addition to Positive economics. He has included themes like Applied economics, Evolutionary game theory, Economy and Heterodox economics in his Universal Darwinism study. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Notice, Goods and services and Consumption.

His most cited work include:

  • Imagination and leadership – The neglected dimension of an evolutionary theory of the firm (292 citations)
  • Learning to consume - A theory of wants and the growth of demand (237 citations)
  • The Evolving Economy: Essays on the Evolutionary Approach to Economics (185 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Evolutionary economics, Positive economics, Epistemology, Neoclassical economics and Perspective. His Evolutionary economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Competition, Rationality, Darwinism, Universal Darwinism and Sociocultural evolution. His Positive economics course of study focuses on Novelty and Human knowledge and Cognitive science.

His work in Epistemology tackles topics such as Interpretation which are related to areas like Social psychology. His Neoclassical economics research integrates issues from Consumption, Externality and Normative. Ulrich Witt focuses mostly in the field of Welfare, narrowing it down to topics relating to Consumer behaviour and, in certain cases, Microeconomics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Evolutionary economics (23.76%)
  • Positive economics (16.57%)
  • Epistemology (16.57%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2020)?

  • Evolutionary economics (23.76%)
  • Positive economics (16.57%)
  • Epistemology (16.57%)

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

Ulrich Witt mainly focuses on Evolutionary economics, Positive economics, Epistemology, Welfare and Perspective. His research integrates issues of Darwinism, Rationality and Action in his study of Evolutionary economics. The Heterodox economics research Ulrich Witt does as part of his general Positive economics study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Causality, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Competition and Institutional economics. Ulrich Witt has included themes like Consumption, Microeconomics, Public economics and Consumer behaviour in his Welfare study. As a part of the same scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Neoclassical economics, focusing on Production and, on occasion, Marketing.

Between 2009 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Symbolic consumption and the social construction of product characteristics (50 citations)
  • Can Darwinism be “Generalized” and of what use would this be? (48 citations)
  • Economic cosmology and the evolutionary challenge (34 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Epistemology
  • Capitalism

Ulrich Witt mainly investigates Welfare, Evolutionary economics, Entrepreneurship, Perspective and Microeconomics. As part of one scientific family, Ulrich Witt deals mainly with the area of Welfare, narrowing it down to issues related to the Public economics, and often Externality, Preference change and Neoclassical economics. Ulrich Witt has researched Evolutionary economics in several fields, including State of nature, Epistemology, Rationality, Positive economics and Social science.

Ulrich Witt studies Positive economics, namely Heterodox economics. Ulrich Witt interconnects Adaptive behavior, Capitalism, Adaptation, Outcome and Economic system in the investigation of issues within Entrepreneurship. His Microeconomics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Welfare economics, Consumption, Social status, Social constructionism and Normative.

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Best Publications

Imagination and leadership – The neglected dimension of an evolutionary theory of the firm

Ulrich Witt.
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (1998)

454 Citations

Learning to consume - A theory of wants and the growth of demand

Ulrich Witt.
Journal of Evolutionary Economics (2001)

364 Citations

The Evolving Economy: Essays on the Evolutionary Approach to Economics

Ulrich Witt.
(2003)

277 Citations

What is specific about evolutionary economics

Ulrich Witt.
Journal of Evolutionary Economics (2008)

256 Citations

Economic policy making in evolutionary perspective

Ulrich Witt.
Journal of Evolutionary Economics (2003)

227 Citations

special issue: Learning to consume - A theory of wants and the growth of demand

Ulrich Witt.
Journal of Evolutionary Economics (2001)

226 Citations

"Lock-in" vs. "critical masses" - industrial change under network externalities

Ulrich Witt.
International Journal of Industrial Organization (1997)

222 Citations

Changing cognitive frames - changing organizational forms: an entrepreneurial theory of organizational development

U Witt.
Industrial and Corporate Change (2000)

191 Citations

Explaining process and change : approaches to evolutionary economics

Ulrich Witt.
(1992)

172 Citations

Firms as Realizations of Entrepreneurial Visions

Ulrich Witt.
Journal of Management Studies (2007)

152 Citations

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