The determinants of individual behaviour in network formation: some experimental evidence
di Cagno, D. and Sciubba, Emanuela (2008) The determinants of individual behaviour in network formation: some experimental evidence. In: Abdellaoui, M. and Hey, J.D. (eds.) Advances in Decision Making Under Risk and Uncertainty. Theory and Decision Library 42. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Springer, pp. 219-241. ISBN 9783540684367.
The role of social networks in shaping economic outcomes has received increasing attention in recent years. Network externalities have been extensively studied both in industrial organisations and, more recently, within the theory of social capital and development economics. Most of this literature however takes the structure of the social network as given and analyses the consequences of network externalities on outcomes.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Keyword(s) / Subject(s):||Network formation, experiments, social interaction|
|School:||Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Economics, Mathematics and Statistics|
|Date Deposited:||01 Apr 2011 08:00|
|Last Modified:||17 Apr 2013 12:17|
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