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Visualization of social networks in Stata using multidimensional scaling

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  • Rense Corten

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I describe and illustrate the use of multidimensional scaling methods for visualizing social networks in Stata. The procedure is implemented in the netplot command. I discuss limitations of the approach and sketch possibilities for improvement. Copyright 2011 by StataCorp LP.

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  • Rense Corten, 2011. "Visualization of social networks in Stata using multidimensional scaling," Stata Journal, StataCorp LP, vol. 11(1), pages 52-63, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:tsj:stataj:v:11:y:2011:i:1:p:52-63
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    1. Ayu Pratiwi & Aya Suzuki, 2017. "Effects of farmers’ social networks on knowledge acquisition: lessons from agricultural training in rural Indonesia," Journal of Economic Structures, Springer;Pan-Pacific Association of Input-Output Studies (PAPAIOS), vol. 6(1), pages 1-23, December.
    2. Hirotaka Miura, 2011. "SGL: Stata Graph Library for network analysis," CHI11 Stata Conference 7, Stata Users Group.

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