Accession Number:

AD1019524

Title:

Network Science Center Research Team's Visit to Kampala, Uganda

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,29 Mar 2013,31 Jul 2013

Corporate Author:

MILITARY ACADEMY WEST POINT NY WEST POINT United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

Sociologists, economists, and network scientists concur that the entrepreneurs network is critical to success but have consistently struggled with developing models that are measurable or quantifiable. Well-known research on this subject tends to focus on the entrepreneurs social network Greve and Salaff, 2003, Witt, 1978 and utilizes the Name Generator approach McAllister and Fischer, 1978 to develop the social network model. This method maps an ego-centered network and assembles an inventory of information about every social contact, such as the relationship between the person under analysis and the people within the social network Van Der Gaag and Snijders, 2004.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE