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Friday, March 4

Jamie Radcliffe, University of Nebraska—Lincoln

Do your friend’s friend’s have more friends than you?

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Via Zoom
The Friendship Paradox is (paradoxically) a theorem of graph theory. Very roughly it says that, on average, your friends have more friends than you. It was proved in 1991 by a sociologist. I will talk about this theorem and recent extensions to …
This event originated in Math Colloquia.