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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of each semantic network generateda

From: Mapping discursive dynamics of the financial crisis: a structural perspective of concept roles in semantic networks

  ECB Fed
Measure Pre- Cri- Post- Rec- Pre- Cri- Post- Rec-
Node count (n) 580 627 648 755 827 1009 886 860
Sum of links 113,389 131,326 159,091 199,352 178,782 345,885 250,854 260,873
Density 0.205 0.201 0.216 0.191 0.147 0.155 0.152 0.150
  1. Pre- pre-crisis, Cri- crisis, Post- post-crisis, Rec- recovery
  2. aEach network is undirected, symmetric, and valued; only nodes with frequencies ≥10 have been included in the networks