The EGOV Research Community: An Update on Where We Stand

  • Hans J. Scholl
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8653)


The body of practical and academic knowledge in e-government has significantly grown over the past decade. New publication outlets in e-government have emerged, and the research agenda has deepened and widened. The paper assesses the current topical orientations and trends in e-government and also updates an earlier study, which profiled the researcher community. The paper documents the productivity and impact of the most prolific scholars in e-government. The center of gravity of e-government research in terms of the location of most prolific scholars has shifted away from North America.


Electronic Government Research (EGR) EGR topics and themes EGR disciplinary breakdown leading EGOV scholars preferred outlets of publication Electronic Government Reference Library (EGRL) EGOV-LIST 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans J. Scholl
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  1. 1.University of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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