Data Exchange Network: The Danish Elite Network

Anton Grau Larsen, Christoph Ellersgaard

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    This article presents the extensive Danish elite network. Collected during 2012 and 2013, the data comprises 56,536 positions within 5,079 affiliations, and connects 37,750 individuals. The network consists of the largest Danish corporations, state institutions, NGO’s, and other integrative networks such as social clubs or royal events. Data were gathered through an inclusion principle, adding all potentially interesting affiliations. Procedures of name-matching and quality control are presented. Finally, the data are introduced: made available through a package for R, which enables the creation of subnetworks and weights.
    Original languageEnglish
    Issue number1
    Number of pages5
    Publication statusPublished - 2015

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