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Author Bernard, Mark ♦ Seim, David
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Preferential Attachment ♦ Random Network Formation ♦ Several Node ♦ Hitherto Ad-hoc Postulated Dynamic Process ♦ Parameter-dependent Property ♦ First-order Stochastic Dom-inance ♦ Degree Distri-butions ♦ Jane Howard ♦ Elementary Microfoundation ♦ Preferential Attachment Model
Abstract This paper investigates a variant of the preferential attachment model when several nodes are born each period and nodes are heterogeneous. We study the resulting degree distri-butions and establish parameter-dependent properties such as first-order stochastic dom-inance. From the case of two types, which we first study, we then generalise to n types. This comes without any complications. Finally, an elementary microfoundation of this hitherto ad-hoc postulated dynamic process of random network formation is suggested. ”Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family: Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one. ” (Jane Howard) 1
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article