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Published: 14 January 2010

410 Pages | Numerous figures and tables


ISBN: 9780199570690

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Chapter 1

Neighbor Networks

Competitive Advantage Local and Personal

Ronald S. Burt

  • Builds on Burt's work on social capital to examine where advantage lies in social networks
  • Examines cases including analysts, bankers, and managers
  • Shows how individuals make use of their social networks to further their careers