Your Body Shape Impacts Family Income, Says Machine Learning Study

Dating isn’t only where shorter men and obese women lose out

Image under creative commons license | Courtesy: Song S, Baek S (2021) Body shape matters: Evidence from machine learning on body shape-income relationship

I recently came across an article about “heightism” and was re-introduced with an all-too-familiar concept that I didn’t know actually had a name. I am a guy that stands at just a bit shy of 5 ft 9 or at 174 cm to be precise. That’s pretty average, but…



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store