It "works" much better for just a pair of  "relations" ....

Hubert, L.J., and Baker, F.B. (1978). Evaluating the Conformity of Sociometric Measurements. Psychometrika, 43, 31-41.
    is the key reference.

It is a permutation test, and is equivalent to testing equality of the pair of
    relations assuming a particular random bivariate directed graph distribution.


Steve Borgatti wrote:
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krackhardt, d. 1988. predicting with networks: nonparametric multiple
regression analyses of dyadic data. Social Networks. 10 359-382.

also see all the articles by larry hubert and various coauthors, and of
course the work of mantel.

steve


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> Dear all,
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> can anybody quote some references on the QAP-Regression
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> Thank you so much
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> Andreas
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