Tag Archives: social network analysis

LittleSis: A Database of Connections

Creator(s) The Public Accountability Initiative Description LittleSis is a free database detailing the connections between powerful people and organizations. It aggregates public data from several sources and maps influential social networks by tracking the key relationships of politicians, business leaders, lobbyists, financiers, and affiliated institutions. LittleSis advances transparency and supports the work of journalists, watchdogs, and [...]

Dr.Pop: How to Research a Slumlord

Creator(s) Dr. Pop: Andrea Gibbons (text), Gilda Haas (video) Description Video overview of how to research a slumlord, along with instructions and resources Use Learn how to use social network analysis for advocacy; get ideas about where you might find similar data sources in your country (or advocate to open them up!) Date April 2010 License [...]

Valdis Krebs: Uncloaking a Slumlord Conspiracy with Social Network Analysis

AUTHOR Valdis Krebs DATE 2010 SOURCE http://www.orgnet.com/slumlords.html LICENSE Copyright Valdis Krebs “Sunlight is the best disinfectant” — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis A client of ours — a small, not-for-profit, economic justice organization (EJO) — used social network analysis (SNA) to assist their city attorney in convicting a group of “slumlords” of various housing violations that [...]