2012
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Science of Success

Handful of papers dominates citation

Abstract
An ‘impact disparity’ is emerging in science — only a few papers earn the largest share of citations. This is comparable to the income disparity in the United States, known as the 1% phenomenon, where 1% of the population earns a disproportionate 17.4% of total income.

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Nature 489, 1-2 (2012)

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Physical Review Letters 109, 128701:1-5 (2012)

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Scientific Reports 2:370, 105 (2012)

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