Comparative Analysis of University-Government-Enterprise Co-Authroship Networks in Three Scientific Domains in the Region of Madrid Articles uri icon

publication date

  • September 2008


  • 3


  • 13

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1368-1613

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 0959-8928


  • In an economy geared to innovation and competitiveness in research and development activities, inter-relationships between the university, private enterprise and government are of considerable interest. Networking constitutes a priority strategy to attain this strategic objective and a tool in knowledge-based economies. Drawing from a full inventory of co-authored scientific articles, collaborating networks are defined and analysed with the social network analysis method, using Pajek software and graphed with the Kamada-Kawai algorithm for visualization.