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  • Filiz Garip


Network Effects and Social Inequality. Filiz Garip, December 2011, Paper. “Students of social inequality have noted the presence of mechanisms militating toward cumulative advantage and increasing inequality. Social scientists have established that individuals' choices are influenced by those of their network peers in many social domains. We suggest that the ubiquity of network effects and tendencies toward cumulative advantage are related …” Link