What is PRICE’S Law of Participation?

What it is – How it works?

Derek Price, who was a British physicist, historian of science, and information scientist, discovered something about his peers in academia. He noticed that there were always a handful of people who dominated the publications within a subject.

Price found out the following:

Price’s law says that 50% of the work is done by the square root of the total number of participants in the work.

Citation: https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/0826102549

LINK: https://expressingthegeniuswithin.com/prices-law-and-how-it-applies-to-everything/

MORE: https://getpocket.com/explore/item/price-s-law-why-only-a-few-people-generate-half-of-the-results

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