The looks of a winner: Beauty and electoral success
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- Berggren, Niclas & Jordahl, Henrik & Poutvaara, Panu, 2010. "The looks of a winner: Beauty and electoral success," Munich Reprints in Economics 20267, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
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KeywordsBeauty Elections Political candidates Appearance Competence Trustworthiness;
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