An Introduction to Exponential Random Graph Modeling by Jenine K. Harris

By Jenine K. Harris

This quantity introduces the elemental recommendations of Exponential Random Graph Modeling (ERGM), supplies examples of why it really is used, and indicates the reader how you can behavior easy ERGM analyses of their personal learn. ERGM is a statistical method of modeling social community constitution that is going past the descriptive tools conventionally utilized in social community research. even though it was once constructed to deal with the inherent non-independence of community facts, the result of ERGM are interpreted in related how you can logistic regression, making this a really worthy strategy for analyzing social structures. contemporary advances in statistical software program have helped make ERGM available to social scientists, yet a concise advisor to utilizing ERGM has been missing. An creation to Exponential Random Graph Modeling, via Jenine ok. Harris, fills that hole, through the use of examples from public healthiness, and jogging the reader throughout the strategy of ERGM model-building utilizing R statistical software program and the statnet package.

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