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Similarity Analysis and Modeling in Mobile Societies: The Missing Link [article]

Gautam Thakur, Ahmed Helmy, Wei-Jen Hsu
2010 arXiv   pre-print
This paper addresses issues related to mobile user similarity, its definition, analysis and modeling.  ...  These findings strongly suggest that similarity should be explicitly captured in future mobility models, which motivates the need to re-visit mobility modeling in the future.  ...  Similarity in Models -The Missing Link In this section, we evaluate existing mobility models and contrast their output against real trace results.  ... 
arXiv:1006.2552v1 fatcat:wbr5sofq2rb6lmxna55bimhqfe

Similarity analysis and modeling in mobile societies

Gautam S. Thakur, Ahmed Helmy, Wei-Jen Hsu
2010 Proceedings of the 5th ACM workshop on Challenged networks - CHANTS '10  
This paper addresses issues related to mobile user similarity, its definition, analysis and modeling.  ...  Our results show a rich set of similar communities in real mobile societies with distinct behavioral clusters of users.  ...  SIMILARITY IN MODELS -THE MISSING LINK In this section, we evaluate existing mobility models and contrast their output against real trace results.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1859934.1859938 dblp:conf/mobicom/ThakurHH10 fatcat:kwmjfk2mr5h2bnfa3czxejl474

The "Missing Link" [chapter]

Michael Dobbins, Rafał Riedel
2021 Exploring Organized Interests in Post-Communist Policy-Making  
Based on the motto "OrgIntCEE & friends", Chapters 2-9 (and 13) present the results of the core research project "The Missing Link: Exploring Organized Interests in Post-Communist Policy-Making -OrgIntCEE  ...  Brief overview of the book chapters As outlined above, the book is divided into five parts, four of which present results from the core project "The Missing Link -Organized Interests in Post-Communist  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781003049562-2 fatcat:2k2ieyouujc5naqvgpodsqnpwq

Filling in the Missing Link between Universalism and Democracy: The Case of Costa Rica

Juliana Martínez Franzoni, Diego Sánchez-Ancochea
2014 Latin American Politics and Society  
This article explores a missing link in the recent literature on the formation of social policies: that between democracy and universalism, one desirable yet elusive feature of these policies.  ...  Third, we argue that key aspects of the policy architecture established in the early 1940s were fundamental building blocks for a distinctive and seldom explored road to universalism.  ...  Combining macrofactors with a detailed analysis of the actors in the policy process, this article has sought to fill in the missing link between democracy and universalism.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1548-2456.2014.00250.x fatcat:ow7lo3nn7jba7gj67xexsmc7rm

The Missing Link: Network Influences on Class Divides in Political Attitudes

Arvid Lindh, Anton B Andersson, Beate Volker
2021 European Sociological Review  
We thus conclude that social networks constitute a (hitherto) 'missing link' in class analysis of political preferences that merits careful consideration in theoretical models of contemporary politics.  ...  over and above one's own class position; (iii) class segregation in networks fortifies class divides in political attitudes.  ...  as well as from participants at presentations at the Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm University.  ... 
doi:10.1093/esr/jcab010 fatcat:4kq3bprhznam3iwnzaeoxqdjhu

Digital Competency and University Curricula. In Search of the Missing Link

Adriana Gewerc Barujel, Lourdes Montero Mesa, Eulogio Pernas Morado, Almudena Alonso Ferreiro
2011 Revista de Universidad y Sociedad del Conocimiento  
Funded by AECID and conducted in the context of the UNISIC network, the five-year study investigates teaching changes that are emerging in Ibero-American universities as a result of the demands of society  ...  This article presents some results of the research project entitled "University and Knowledge Society: The Place of ICTs in Curricular Determination Processes".  ...  curricula, thus creating an EHEA in which student and lecturer mobility -and labour mobility -would become a reality.  ... 
doi:10.7238/rusc.v8i2.1070 fatcat:ym6papin5fd3tlkbypkki6iqxa

Globalization as 'Galton's Problem': The Missing Link in the Analysis of Diffusion Patterns in Welfare State Development

Detlef Jahn
2006 International Organization  
politics and may be a tool in future research+  ...  in contrast to the years before+ In addition to the actual results presented here, the methodological approach of analyzing globalization as diffusion is relevant to other areas of comparative and international  ...  another for welfare state retrenchment+ The analysis here aims to identify a similar shift in policy on the aggregated level of analysis+ 27+ Huber and Stephens 2001, 14-17+ 28+ For an overview of these  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0020818306060127 fatcat:fsku3lqznjdabhkl5spgjbdcpa

Ethnic Variations in Immigrant Poverty Exit and Female Employment: The Missing Link

Lisa Kaida
2015 Demography  
This model proliferated in Western societies in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as a result of the development of the family wage ideology that male workers should earn family wages "  ...  The male breadwinner model Gender research has characterized the division of work in industrial societies as following a male breadwinner model, whereby men seek paid work in the public sphere, while women  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13524-015-0371-8 pmid:25715675 fatcat:adxqluibdrczhamkwjmo4pqzpi

Entrepreneurial Competencies: The Missing Links to Successful Entrepreneurship in Nigeria

Benjamin James Inyang, Rebecca Oliver Enuoh
2009 International Business Research  
The missing links to successful entrepreneurship were identified to be entrepreneurial competencies, defined as the cluster of related knowledge, attitudes, and skills which an entrepreneur must acquire  ...  The strategic role of the entrepreneur as an agent of economic transformation in society is visible in employment and wealth generation, stimulation of indigenous entrepreneurship or promotion of entrepreneurial  ...  This section presents a critical analysis of the following entrepreneurial competencies, which we consider as the missing links to successful entrepreneurship.  ... 
doi:10.5539/ibr.v2n2p62 fatcat:uri7mwynk5fshmkmhuwaza2kzy

Integrity for the Common Good: The Missing Link between Neoliberalists and the "Occupy" Discontents [chapter]

Marco Tavanti
2013 Integrity in Organizations  
The language and practice of the 'common good' is presented here as 'the missing link' for dialogue between market-driven globalization (Neoliberalism) supporters and the global-local 'glocal' (Occupy  ...  Jung's notion of synchronicity is that there is an acausal principle that links events having a similar meaning by their coincidence in time rather than sequentially.  ... 
doi:10.1057/9781137280350_5 fatcat:fwiyioniizflfo6gg3ffbvp2ki

POLICY ARENA: 'Missing link' or analytically missing?: The concept of social capital. Edited by John Harriss. An introductory bibliographic essay

John Harriss, Paolo De Renzio
1997 Journal of International Development  
This paper oers a substantial review of the ways in which the concept of social capital' has been used in the recent theoretical and policy literatures.  ...  Attention is drawn to the signi®cant dierence between the way in which the term has been de®ned by its two major proponents, James Coleman and Robert Putnam.  ...  THE`MISSING LINK'?  ... 
doi:10.1002/(sici)1099-1328(199711)9:7<919::aid-jid496>3.0.co;2-9 fatcat:aqfoanorlrcajmtcocpvmlsxzu

An integrative approach to HRM–firm performance relationship: a missing link to corporate governance

Jelena Petrovic, George Saridakis, Stewart Johnstone
2018 Corporate Governance : The international journal of business in society  
Identifying the missing link in the literature TMT/board dynamics in making strategic decisions and the relationship with firm performance have been the focus of different studies in corporate governance  ...  an organisation can be improved by a better integration of the literatures on HR practices and HR professionals/department, and by adding a missing link to the insights offered in the corporate governance  ... 
doi:10.1108/cg-07-2017-0133 fatcat:5xnbvtiemzeynjaycd3q4smkgm

'Breaking New Ground', social housing and mineworker housing: The missing link

Jan Cloete, Anita Venter, Lochner Marais
2009 Town and Regional Planning  
Thirdly, and probably the most important reason, the undesirability of longer-term settlement in these remote arid areas and the subsequent risk of mortgage bonds are factors that require far more attention  ...  In the process, the application of policy in remote mining areas has not received adequate attention.  ...  This section attempts, by providing a more detailed analysis of the current policy, to indicate the urban bias in social housing policy, the link between envisaged beneficiaries of rental housing under  ... 
doaj:286561ed4c29462da6dab6c9648fbea0 fatcat:7xngxff3wbdmrajfsqwv6iy5ui

Young People, Precarious Employment and Nationalism in Poland: Exploring the (Missing) Links

Adam Mrozowicki, Justyna Kajta
2020 European Review  
In the body of the article, based on the analysis of biographical narrative interviews with young nationalist activists and right-wing supporters, the subjective justifications of their far-right views  ...  This article explores the relevance of economic and cultural (identity-based) factors in the emergence of nationalist sentiments among young people in Poland.  ...  and civic engagement') funded by the National Science Centre in Poland and the German Research Foundation (DFG), the NCN project number UMO-2014/15/G/HS4/04476, the DFG project number TR1378/1-1.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1062798720000514 fatcat:3o7heq3luvf7zmisnvok44dmoq

SALL4, the missing link between stem cells, development and cancer

Hiro Tatetsu, Nikki R. Kong, Gao Chong, Giovanni Amabile, Daniel G. Tenen, Li Chai
2016 Gene  
The major hurdle to test this model is to identify the key factors/pathway(s) within ESCs that are responsible for the cancer phenotype. SALL4 is one of few genes that can establish this link.  ...  Since ESC genes are not present in most adult tissues, they could be ideal candidate targets for cancer-specific diagnosis and treatment. This is an exciting cancer-targeting model.  ...  This work is also supported in part through NIH grant PO1HL095489, research funds from Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and V foundation (to LC), and by the Singapore Ministry of Health's National Medical  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.gene.2016.02.019 pmid:26892498 pmcid:PMC4823161 fatcat:px7druzwozgnzhrprjqta4qpyi
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