This Year’s Ig® Nobel Prize

Improbable Research publishes the this year’s Ig® Nobel Prize.

What excites me most is that after the Dunning–Kruger effect with the Peter Principle, the discovery of an other psycho-sociological phenomenon has been rewarded. Recently a paper on democratic elections tackles a similar problem why democratic principles result in leaders that are only slightly better than average, which goes into the direction of the Dilbert Principle.


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