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International trade networks are manifestations of a complex combination of diverse underlying factors, both natural and social. Here we apply social network analytics to the international trade network of agricultural

International trade networks are manifestations of a complex combination of diverse underlying factors, both natural and social. Here we apply social network analytics to the international trade network of agricultural products to better understand the nature of this network and its relation to patterns of international development. Using a network tool known as triadic analysis we develop triad significance profiles for a series of agricultural commodities traded among countries.

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    • 2012-07-02
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    • Digital object identifier: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039756
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      1045-3830
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      1939-1560

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    Shutters, S. T., & Muneepeerakul, R. (2012). Agricultural Trade Networks and Patterns of Economic Development. PLoS ONE, 7(7). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0039756

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