Sparse Power-Law Network Model for Reliable Statistical Predictions Based on Sampled Data

  title={Sparse Power-Law Network Model for Reliable Statistical Predictions Based on Sampled Data},
  author={Alexander P. Kartun-Giles and Dmitri V. Krioukov and James P. Gleeson and Yamir Moreno and Ginestra Bianconi},
A projective network model is a model that enables predictions to be made based on a subsample of the network data, with the predictions remaining unchanged if a larger sample is taken into consideration. An exchangeable model is a model that does not depend on the order in which nodes are sampled. Despite a large variety of non-equilibrium (growing) and equilibrium (static) sparse complex network models that are widely used in network science, how to reconcile sparseness (constant average… 

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