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Table 2 The relationship between skill relatedness and skill similarity and links in the advice-seeking networks

From: Global connections and the structure of skills in local co-worker networks

Dependent variable Link in advice network
(A) (B) (C)
Independent variables
Skill relatedness 0.0321**   − 0.0213
  (0.0134)   (0.0202)
Skill similarity   0.400*** 0.517***
   (0.0970) (0.147)
Constant 0.0803 0.0742 0.0809
  (0.0658) (0.0656) (0.0660)
Controlsa Yes Yes Yes
Random effects
Individual (1) 0.0163*** 0.0168*** 0.0170***
  (0.00376) (0.00384) (0.00388)
Individual (2) 0.00426* 0.00372* 0.00361*
  (0.00228) (0.00220) (0.00218)
Dyad 0.0746*** 0.0738*** 0.0737***
  (0.00410) (0.00405) (0.00405)
Observations (dyads) 910 910 910
  1. Coefficients (standard errors in parentheses) of linear probability models with clustered standard errors
  2. aControls: work experience (years), type of job (junior professional, senior professional or manager), gender, and firm size
  3. ***p ≤ 0.01; **p ≤ 0.05; *p ≤ 0.1