Weighted Networks at the Polish Market

  • A. M. Chmiel
  • J. Sienkiewicz
  • K. Suchecki
  • J. A. Hołyst
Part of the New Economic Windows book series (NEW)


During the last few years various models of networks [1,2] have become a powerful tool for analysis of complex systems in such distant fields as Internet [3], biology [4], social groups [5], ecology [6] and public transport [7]. Modeling behavior of economical agents is a challenging issue that has also been studied from a network point of view. The examples of such studies are models of financial networks [8], supply chains [9, 10], production networks [11], investment networks [12] or collective bank bankrupcies [13, 14]. Relations between different companies have been already analyzed using several methods: as networks of shareholders [15], networks of correlations between stock prices [16] or networks of board directors [17]. In several cases scaling laws for network characteristics have been observed.


Bipartite Graph Degree Distribution Physical Review Node Degree Production Network 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Chmiel
    • 1
  • J. Sienkiewicz
    • 1
  • K. Suchecki
    • 1
  • J. A. Hołyst
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Physics and Center of Excellence for Complex Systems ResearchWarsaw University of TechnologyWarsawPoland

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