Winner or looser?
Posted by Fredsvenn den april 16, 2008
Scientists find secret ingredient for making (and losing) lots of money – testosterone
In the film Wall Street, which symbolised the excess of the 1980s, the most successful traders were odious alpha-males with aggression seeping from every pore.
But stereotypes often have a kernel of truth, and researchers from Cambridge University have concluded what everyone outside the City has always suspected.
Money doesn’t make the world go round: it’s testosterone. The more that traders have, the richer they’ll become – up to a point.