November 7, 2018
Social Connectedness: Measurement, Determinants, and Effects
Journal of Economic Perspectives
Social networks can shape many aspects of social and economic activity: migration and trade, job-seeking, innovation, consumer preferences and sentiment, public health, social mobility, and more. In turn, social networks themselves are associated with geographic proximity, historical ties, political boundaries, and other factors.
By: Michael Bailey, Rachel Cao, Theresa Kuchler, Johannes Stroebel, Arlene Wong
Economics & Computation