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Consumer protection in the telecommunication sector: A comparative institutional analysis of five African countries

Overview of attention for article published in Telecommunications Policy, August 2019
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  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (54th percentile)

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Title
Consumer protection in the telecommunication sector: A comparative institutional analysis of five African countries
Published in
Telecommunications Policy, August 2019
DOI 10.1016/j.telpol.2019.02.002
Authors

Hilda Jacob Mwakatumbula, Goodiel Charles Moshi, Hitoshi Mitomo

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 12 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Unspecified 5 42%
Student > Bachelor 2 17%
Student > Master 2 17%
Other 1 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 8%
Other 1 8%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 5 42%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 4 33%
Social Sciences 1 8%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 8%
Engineering 1 8%
Other 0 0%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 5. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 14 August 2019.
All research outputs
#3,459,084
of 13,770,158 outputs
Outputs from Telecommunications Policy
#82
of 397 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#85,302
of 254,581 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Telecommunications Policy
#5
of 11 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,770,158 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 74th percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 397 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 6.1. This one has done well, scoring higher than 79% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 11 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 54% of its contemporaries.