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Economics, Business and Law ranking

Ranking Subject Content 2015 2016 2017 2018
Times Higher Education (THE) Economics & Business The British Times Higher Education magazine compares universities on such aspects as teaching (including international reputation and student-to-staff ratio), research (including international reputation and research income per scholar), citations, industry income, and international orientation n.a. n.a. 11 21
Times Higher Education (THE) Law " n.a. n.a. n.a. 36
US News Best Global Universities Ranking Economics & Business This ranking ranks the best 750 universities in the world, focusing on, among other things, international and regional research reputation, number of publications, number of prestigious publications, and international collaboration 18 18 18
UTDallas World Ranking Business Research The UT Dallas’ Naveen Jindal School of Management has created a database of publications of 24 leading business magazines. The ranking, that has existed since 1990, shows a top 100 in business schools, based on the total number of a school’s publications 29 32 35
Shanghai (ARWU) Economics The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) focuses on the number of highly cited researchers, Nobel prizes, and the number of articles published in the influential academic journals of Nature and Science. This World Top 500 is published annually by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. n.a. n.a. 30
Shanghai (ARWU) Management " n.a. n.a. 29
Shanghai (ARWU) Business Administration " n.a. n.a. 5
Shanghai (ARWU) Finance " n.a. n.a. 8
Shanghai (ARWU) Law " n.a. n.a. 76-100
Shanghai (ARWU) Public Administration " n.a. n.a. 76-100
Shanghai (ARWU) Statistics " n.a. n.a. 150-200
QS World University Ranking Economics & Econometrics This annual ranking is aimed at four key performance indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty and H-index 37 47 50
QS World University Ranking Accounting & Finance " 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World University Ranking Law " 51-100 101-150 101-150
QS World University Ranking Statistics & Operational research " 101-150 101-150 101-150
QS World University Ranking Business & Management " 51-100 51-100 101-150
SSRN Top 500 International Law Schools Law The Social Science Research Network ranking is based on the number of papers downloaded 9 2 2
Tilburg University Economics Ranking Economics The Tilburg University Economics Ranking shows a top 100 of institutes, based upon the number of publications in 64 international leading economic journals 21 19 22