12. NetGain

  1. Ted G. Lewis Professor of Computer Science

Published Online: 21 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400791.ch12

Network Science: Theory and Practice

Network Science: Theory and Practice

How to Cite

Lewis, T. G. (2009) NetGain, in Network Science: Theory and Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470400791.ch12

Author Information

  1. Naval Postgraduate School, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470331880

Online ISBN: 9780470400791



  • netgain – network property containing competitive nodes leveraging structure of network;
  • multiproduct networks - multiple competitors offering multiple products;
  • Java method for netgain emergence


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Classical Diffusion Equations

  • Multiproduct Networks

  • Java Method for Netgain Emergence

  • Nascent Market Networks

  • Creative Destruction Networks

  • Merger and Acquisition Networks

  • Exercises