• Published 2008

Multimodel Identification of Group Structure in Network Data ∗

@inproceedings{Wheat2008MultimodelIO,
  title={Multimodel Identification of Group Structure in Network Data ∗},
  author={Christopher W Wheat},
  year={2008}
}
This article proposes a method of identifying the number of groups implied by the pattern of ties in a network based on BICcat—an extension of the Bayesian Information Criterion (BIC). The proposed extension is based on a set of assumptions that derive from specific characteristics of the statistical evaluation of group structures in networks that diverge from the set of assumptions that underpin most large-scale regression-style empirical social science research. I use a simulation of randomly… CONTINUE READING