DESSIN DE JAMBES

THE ECONOMICS OF GOOD LOOKS*…

 

 

 

 

As per a very interesting article in the Economist * (August 27th 2011), « pretty people still get the best deals in the market, from labour to love ».

Recommended readings (Economist.com/culture ) :

  1. Beauty Pays : Why Attractive People are More Successful. By Daniel Hamermesh. Princeton University Press.
  2. The Beauty Biais : The Injustice of Appearance in Life and Law. By Deborah Rhode. Oxford University Press USA.
  3. Honey Money : The Power of Erotic Capital ( Erotic Capital : The Power of Attraction in the Boardroom and the Bedroom). By Catherine Hakim, Allen Lane. Basic Books.

 

 

 

 

 

 

OUR COMMENTS :

  • PEOPLE WHO MAKE BUSINESS DECISIONS WITH THEIR HEARTS USUALLY END UP WITH HEART DISEASE.
  • THE WORLD IS DIVIDED INTO PEOPLE WHO GET THINGS DONE, AND THE PEOPLE WHO GET THE CREDIT.
  • ATTITUDE IS A LITTLE THING THAT MAKES A BIG DIFFERENCE.

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