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Friend or frenemy?

Shuang-Hong Yang, Alexander J. Smola, Bo Long, Hongyuan Zha, Yi Chang
2012 Proceedings of the 35th international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval - SIGIR '12  
The framework includes a series of latent factor models and it also encodes the principles of balance and status from Social psychology. Experiments on Epinion and Yahoo!  ...  Pulse networks illustrate that (1) signed social ties can be predicted with high-accuracy even in fully unsupervised settings, and (2) the predicted signed ties are significantly more useful for social  ...  Part of this work was supported by NSF Grants IIS-1049694 and IIS-1116886, and NSFC grant 61129001/F010403.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2348283.2348359 dblp:conf/sigir/YangSLZC12 fatcat:n7wrvufdtfa6hipilnbfmzlvka

"I'm Not Like My Friends"

Leslie S. Liu, Kori M. Inkpen, Wanda Pratt
2015 Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing - CSCW '15  
Some patients also had to create a "new normal" that balanced life before and after being diagnosed.  ...  We found that due to the nature of their illness and constant hospitalization, pediatric patients often use various communication technologies to stay in touch with friends and try to maintain normalcy  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This work was supported in part by Microsoft Research and the NIH NLM training grant (2T15LM007442). We thank all of the participants for their time.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2675133.2675201 dblp:conf/cscw/LiuIP15 fatcat:kmzfvzum3jfireea366sn4rwmi

Sunday Friends

James Daniel Lee, Claudio G. Vera Sanchez, Yoko Baba
2013 Journal of Applied Social Science  
The survey results presented here should be interpreted with caution because all persons surveyed were continuing participants in the program, and the cross-sectional data could not detect changes over  ...  Executive Summary Sunday Friends is a non-profit organization in San José, California, that provides multiple activities for families who are in need of financial support.  ...  She evaluated the Sunday Friends Program previously, and she was the lead organizer for the data collection for the evaluation reported here. Michael Fallon,  ... 
doi:10.1177/1936724412475138 fatcat:gjhu5kaip5fjrptjyozuye4ige

Statements by Friends and Associates

The Editors (MR)
1965 Monthly review  
man of faith, one who delicately balanced passionate commitment and objectivity.  ...  They were from Stanford graduates and the gist of them was that Baran was a Marxist and because he admired Fidel Castro he should be fired.  ...  But Baran's mode of social thought demanded an existential awareness that could only be achieved through a dialogue between the teacher and student and by the student with himself.  ... 
doi:10.14452/mr-016-11-1965-03_7 fatcat:amp2x7hajfdz7k2pdpvmgjr4vm

Financial Innovation - Crowdfunding: Friend or Foe?

Semen Son Turan
2015 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Furthermore, from the perspective of all stakeholders, there is a Knightian uncertainty component of the long-term ramifications in investing in and through newly developed products and platforms.  ...  WEB 3.0 era and relieved through the provision, Title III, of the JOBS Act, could be a potential peril.  ...  According to finance theory, the higher the risks attached to a certain cash flow, the higher should the compensation be in the form of higher returns.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2015.06.334 fatcat:dwtclazo2raqbbocqpfzo6bkda

Illiquidity and All Its Friends

Jean Tirole
2011 Journal of Economic Literature  
Finally, the paper takes a macroeconomic perspective, discusses shortages of aggregate liquidity and analyses how market value accounting and capital adequacy should react to asset prices.  ...  The paper then analyzes market breakdowns due to either adverse selection or shortages of financial muscle, and explains why such breakdowns are endogenous to balance sheet choices and to information acquisition  ...  Diamond and Rajan's "asset substitution theory" (2009), applying the theory of debt overhang and risk shifting, offers an alternative perspective for the recent freeze of some markets.  ... 
doi:10.1257/jel.49.2.287 fatcat:xxquce4nwbbzbe4omwwuvizrni

Friends and Happiness: An Evolutionary Perspective on Friendship [chapter]

David M. G. Lewis, Laith Al-Shawaf, Eric M. Russell, David M. Buss
2015 Friendship and Happiness  
In this chapter, we discuss the relationship between friendship and happiness from an evolutionary perspective by outlining the hypothesized ancestral functions of friendship, and explain why we would  ...  An evolutionary perspective can offer insight into how specific types of friendship would have benefitted ancestral humans in both the currency of natural selection-reproductive success-and the currency  ...  By contrast, the reciprocal exchange hypothesis predicts that the friends who provide the largest benefits should be ranked highest.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-017-9603-3_3 fatcat:pnm6cnzfn5eavmq5jpefxqlfaa

Illiquidity and All its Friends

Jean Tirole
2010 Social Science Research Network  
Rajan's "asset substitution theory" (forthcoming), applying the theory of debt overhang and risk shifting, offers an alternative perspective for the recent freeze of some markets.  ...  financial systems (such investments are socially wasteful, as the exposures could be cheaply read from positions in centralized exchanges, if the latter exist).  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1646818 fatcat:wpubyq5ipnbzhosvgmh5fry7ka

Writing centre consultants as critical friends

Janine Esmé Carlse
2019 Stellenbosch Papers in Linguistics Plus  
The work of the writing consultant, primarily as a critical friend, would be to exercise active listening and pose questions while offering advice and reassurance on the student writer's abilities, promoting  ...  It is defined by Costa and Kallick (1993) as a trusted person who asks the researcher provocative questions, provides an alternate point of view when needed, and critiques the researcher's work as a friend  ...  For instance, if a student writer is doing Social Work, and is struggling to address a question related to the use of a case study and theory, I would propose that they see themselves in the shoes of a  ... 
doi:10.5842/57-0-817 fatcat:44ynywl4fjd53llk4bi4xfwe2m

Among Friends: The Role of Friendship in Alternative Organizations

Monika Kostera, Marta Szeluga-Romańska
2021 Zarządzanie Mediami  
Patterns of friendship are meaningful for organizing and organizations and their most vi­tal significance concerns the area of social communication.  ...  Such organizations, operating at the margins of the currently dominant profit-oriented business model, offer a plethora of insights of possible structures and practices.  ...  of Games).  ... 
doi:10.4467/23540214zm.21.015.13410 fatcat:44t6it5puzehpkjpomhckbzx6i

Illiquidity and All Its Friends

Jean Tirole
2010 Social Science Research Network  
Finally, the paper takes a macroeconomic perspective, discusses shortages of aggregate liquidity and analyses how market value accounting and capital adequacy should react to asset prices.  ...  The paper then analyzes market breakdowns due to either adverse selection or shortages of financial muscle, and explains why such breakdowns are endogenous to balance sheet choices and to information acquisition  ...  Diamond and Rajan's "asset substitution theory" (2009) offers an alternative perspective for the recent freeze of some markets.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1599484 fatcat:lwfzyybxg5goraxisujs3ejxbi

On Sleeping With Friends

William O. Pate II
2020 San Antonio Review  
And then it was be fore me like a thi ng coming towards my hand ... what I should do in li ke case. The re I learned of ev il and good, of angui sh and joy" ( 4QJ84).  ...  So I did what any young ma le does who fee ls that he is soon-10-be marg inalized in the dati ng and sex sce nes; I compl ai ned to my femal e friends and begged them for c larification.  ...  For the ancient Greeks, ARETE was associated with excellence, an abstract sense of virtue, and was embodied in the Goddess Athena.  ... 
doi:10.21428/9b43cd98.d7ca8a5e fatcat:wckzaemslvc2nhlthoimufixwu

: Friends, Followers, and Factions: A Reader in Political Clientelism . Steffen W. Schmidt

Henry J. Rutz
1979 American Anthropologist  
Scott’s essay is important because it goes well beyond the scope of the reader to link its subject matter to complementary developments in ex- change theory, game theory, social networks, and a variety  ...  The omission from this volume of exchange models was legitimate, but a reader on political exchange who would match the quality of this volume and supplement it would be most wel- come.  ... 
doi:10.1525/aa.1979.81.3.02a00530 fatcat:logdyitkubhg3me7odeqzu6nie

The Wider Circle of Friends in Adolescence

Peggy C. Giordano
1995 American Journal of Sociology  
interactions with the wider circle of friends.  ...  Adolescents interact with a variety of peers, in addition to the close friends generally emphasized in the literature.  ...  Part of what adolescents "know" about this genre is that messages from close friends should be longer. As one young woman put it, "The ones to your friends are longer.  ... 
doi:10.1086/230756 fatcat:a46sw76pbfc2hlp6zhgoafomse

Financing from Family and Friends

Samuel Lee, Petra Persson
2016 The Review of financial studies  
Financing from family and friends is the predominant type of informal finance.  ...  This paper proposes a theory that reconciles two seemingly paradoxical traits of this form of finance, namely, it is often provided at negative prices but nevertheless eschewed by borrowers.  ...  One way the poor deal with the risks they (already) face and the anxiety is to be conservative; that is, they take few risks. 18 In light of our theory, this should be true with respect to not only one's  ... 
doi:10.1093/rfs/hhw031 fatcat:vhoqjzmfn5hgbjdon77avwmjnu
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