Is Asia's financial industry rife with psychopaths?

A recent study showed that one out of every 25 executives may be a psychopath, so we asked readers last week to share their feelings about their own bosses.

Is Asia's financial industry rife with psychopaths?
Psychopaths wear suits too (AFP)

Most of our readers suspect that their bosses could be psychopaths, according to last week’s web poll. There is a good chance that some of them are probably right, according to a recent study that found business leaders are four times more likely to be psychopaths than the average person.

That could be a low-ball estimate according to our readers, only 16% of whom said there was no way their boss could be a psychopath....

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