Network Analysis for International Relations

@article{HafnerBurton2009NetworkAF,
  title={Network Analysis for International Relations},
  author={Emilie Marie Hafner-Burton and Miles Kahler and Alexander H. Montgomery},
  journal={International Organization},
  year={2009},
  volume={63},
  pages={559 - 592}
}
International relations research has regarded networks as a particular mode of organization, distinguished from markets or state hierarchies. In contrast, network analysis permits the investigation and measurement of network structures—emergent properties of persistent patterns of relations among agents that can define, enable, and constrain those agents. Network analysis offers both a toolkit for identifying and measuring the structural properties of networks and a set of theories, typically… Expand
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