One Venue, Two Conferences: The Separation of Chinese and American Citation Networks


At NeurIPS, American and Chinese institutions cite papers from each other’s regions substantially less than they cite endogamously. We build a citation graph to quantify this divide, compare it to European connectivity, and discuss the causes and consequences of the separation.

Workshop on Cultures of AI and AI for Culture at NeurIPS 2022
Naomi Saphra
Naomi Saphra
Gradient Descent Spectator

Naomi Saphra is a researcher in NLP and machine learning.