***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Betsy Sinclair (http://home.uchicago.edu/betsy/) has worked on inferring networks from campaign donations, too, in her book The Social Citizen. And I have some work inferring networks among legislators using legislative cosponsorships. Papers and data available here: http://jhfowler.ucsd.edu/cosponsorship.htm Best, james James H. Fowler Professor of Medical Genetics and Political Science UC San Diego http://jhfowler.ucsd.edu CONNECTED http://connectedthebook.com Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 13:47:51 -0500 From: Andrew Gianni <[log in to unmask]> Subject: Inferred Networks ***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** I few years back I did some research on what I called inferred networks based on campaign finance. I looked at volume of contributions from shared contributors to a given pair of politician and defined the strength of their social tie by the volume of shared contributions. I'm curious what other SNA research has been done with this kind of network -- not necessarily politics and money, but other inferred networks. I'm also interested in any general guidance and vocabulary for this kind of SNA research. _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.