- Ref:: The Economist, pdf
- Title:: Are overweight politicians less trustworthy?
- Author:: The Economist
- Year of publication:: 2020
- Category:: Blog
Notes from reading
A study by Pavlo Blavatskyy, a member of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Chair, which is part of LabEx Entrepreneurship (University of Montpellier, France) and is funded by the French government (Labex Entreprendre, ANR-10-Labex-11-01)
In the former Soviet Union, obese governments are seen as more corrupt. The median estimated body-mass index (BMI) of cabinet ministers is highly correlated with conventional measures of corruption