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Analisi delle Reti


1.Networks, basic concepts
2. Centrality and community detection
3. Small world, space-embedded networks and multiple networks
4.Strong and weak ties
5. Cascades & epidemics
6. Homophily and controllability
7. Power laws and preferential attachment
8. Applications to Networks in Economics and Finance
9. Stochastic networks and network econometrics
10. Games and networks


Il corso si svolgerà dal 24 ottobre al 29 novembre 2014 presso l'Aula 1-14 della Sede IUSS (Palazzo del Broletto, Piazza della Vittoria n. 15). La lezione del 7 novembre si terrà in Aula 1-17.


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- Wasserman S. and K. Faust (1994) Social Network Analysis: Methods and Applications, Cambridge University Press
- Fortunato S. (2010) Community detection in graphs, Physics Reports, 486(3), 75-174
- Liu Y.-Y., J.-J. Slotine, A.-L. Barabasi (2011) Controllability of complex networks, Nature, 473, 167-173.
- Goyal S. (2007) Connections: An Introduction to the Economics of Networks, Princeton University Press.
- Bramoulle Y., Djebbari H. and B. Fortin (2009), "Identification of Peer Effects through Social Networks", Journal of Econometrics, 150, 41-55.
- Chandrasekhar A. G. and Lewis R. (2011), "Econometrics of Sampled Networks",
Barabasi A. (2014) Network Science,




2^ appello: 16 marzo dalle ore 9.00: Aula 1-15

Ambito : Scienze Sociali

Semestre: Semestre I

Anno accademico: 2014-2015