'Tall beats small' in leadership stakes

Yahoo News-UK and Ireland -Researchers from the US' Texas Tech University have unveiled findings in the Social Science Quarterly journal suggesting that voters instinctively prefer their leaders to be taller.

Political leaders are more likely to win elections if they are taller than their rivals, new analysis has suggested.

Researchers from the US' Texas Tech University have unveiled findings in the Social Science Quarterly journal suggesting that voters instinctively prefer their leaders to be taller.

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