Saturday, May 30, 2020
Jane O'Connell, University of Florida Levin College of Law, Barak Orbach, University of Arizona, and D. Daniel Sokol, University of Florida Levin College of Law are Tracking Giants: Professor Hovenkamp and Impact Metrics.
ABSTRACT: Professor Herbert Hovenkamp is the most cited and most decorated antitrust scholar of our time. We explore what the commonly used scholarly impact metrics say about Professor Hovenkamp’s position of influence, recognizing that traditional metrics do not capture his full impact as a scholar, thinker, and intellectual. Professor Hovenkamp has influenced the evolution of antitrust law.