Assessment of Exporting Economies Influence on the Global Food Network

  • Fuad Aleskerov
  • Zlata Sergeeva
  • Sergey Shvydun
Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 130)


Using network approach, we propose a new method of identifying key food exporters based on the long-range (LRIC) and short-range interaction indices (SRIC). These indices allow to detect several groups of economies with direct as well as indirect influence on the routes of different levels in the food network.



This work is supported by the Russian Science Foundation under grant No 17-18-01651 National Research University Higher School of Economics.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fuad Aleskerov
    • 1
    • 2
  • Zlata Sergeeva
    • 1
  • Sergey Shvydun
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.National Research University Higher School of EconomicsMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Institute of Control Sciences of Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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