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    Links and architecture in village networks

    Krishnan, P. and Sciubba, Emanuela (2009) Links and architecture in village networks. Economic Journal 119 (537), pp. 917-949. ISSN 0013-0133.

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    In this article we test the implications of a model of network formation on data from rural Ethiopia. In contrast to the current literature, we demonstrate the critical role of both number of links and architecture in determining the impact of social networks on outcomes. Social capital matters, but its impact differs by the architecture of the network to which one belongs.


    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Business and Law > Birkbeck Business School
    Depositing User: Emanuela Sciubba
    Date Deposited: 03 Jun 2013 10:12
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:04


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