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The Chance of Influence: A Natural Experiment on the Role of Social Capital in Faculty Recruitment

The effect of social capital is often overestimated because contacts and centrality can be a consequence of success rather than its cause. Only rare randomized or natural experiments can assess the real causal effect of social capital. This paper relies on data from one such experiment: faculty... Full description

1st Person: Godechot, Olivier
Source: in: Social Networks (2016), Issue 46, p. 60-75
Type of Publication: Article
Published: 2016
Keywords: Recruitment > Networks > Social capital > Academia > Causality
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