Reading 2021-12-05


  • Ref:: The Economist, pdf
  • Title:: Are overweight politicians less trustworthy?
  • Author:: The Economist
  • Year of publication:: 2020
  • Category:: Blog
  • Topic::

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