For China’s ambitious research reforms to be successful, they will need to be supported by new research assessment infrastructures

« (…) A radical reform of research evaluation and funding in China was recently launched in two prescriptive policy documents published by the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Ministry of Education. China now moves from a strong focus on Web of Science-based indicators towards a more balanced combination of qualitative and quantitative research evaluation, with one third of all publications to be oriented towards domestic journals. Universities are urged to implement the policy locally by the end of July at the latest. (…) »

Source > blogs.lse.ac.uk, Lin Zhang, Gunnar Sivertsen, 11 juin 2020