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Table 4 p -values of Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney test for different centrality metrics and alternative hypotheses. Column A presents p -values for authors in set A , column A presents p -values for authors in set A .

From: Predicting scientific success based on coauthorship networks

Centrality measure & alternative A A
k-core(t) > k-core(t + 5) 3.15 × 10−11 1
k-core(t) < k-core(t + 5) 1 3.04 × 10−55
ev-centr(t) > ev-centr(t + 5) 5.18 × 10−14 0.86
ev-centr(t) < ev-centr(t + 5) 1 0.14
bw-centr(t) > bw-centr(t + 5) 0.23 1
bw-centr(t) < bw-centr(t + 5) 0.77 7.29 × 10−30
degree(t) > degree(t + 5) 6.69 × 10−11 1
degree(t) < degree(t + 5) 1 7.72 × 10−62
# authors 521 648