Monday, March 25, 2002

Short Changed
Why do tall people make more money?


Unfortunately, this article also lends some legitmacy to the importance of high school athletics....

"The economists report that "after controlling for age, height, region and family background, participation in athletics is associated with an 11.4 percent increase in adult wages, and participation in every club other than athletics is associated with a 5.1 percent increase in wages.""