We discuss the paper “Citation Statistics” by the Joint Committee on Quantitative Assessment of Research. In particular, we focus on a necessary feature of “good” measures for ranking scientific authors: that good measures must able to accurately distinguish between authors.
"Comment: Citation Statistics." Statist. Sci. 24 (1) 17 - 20, February 2009. https://doi.org/10.1214/09-STS285B