It’s more love in the Philippines

Philippine Star on February 15 reports that Filipinos top the global love survey. Freakonomics’ Justin Wolfers tries to explain the phenomenon – as economists naturally do it with data – this way:

1. The less GDP per capita at PPP yesterday, the higher the country’s propensity to have been love struck.

Source: Freakonomics

Similarly, Pierre-Louis Vezina, another economist, explains

2. The more inequalities, the more love:


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