“The Queen’s Gambit” is right: young chess stars always usurp the old

https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2020/11/13/the-queens-gambit-is-right-young-chess-stars-always-usurp-the-old

Participants

  • Dainis Zegners
    Role: Faculty
    Reference type: Referenced

Media outlets

  • The Economist (Online)

Description

Article about a research on Chess Players by Dainis Zegners. The results state that Chess champions decline with age and each generation is better than the last. The research confirms the recently added Netflix serie 'The Queen's Gambit', which portrays a young upstart vanquishing her elders. Dainis Zegners is Assistant Professor at the Department of Technology and Operations Management at the RSM, Erasmus University.

Article about a research on Chess Players by Dainis Zegners. The results state that Chess champions decline with age and each generation is better than the last. The research confirms the recently added Netflix serie 'The Queen's Gambit', which portrays a young upstart vanquishing her elders. 

Dainis Zegners is Assistant Professor at the Department of Technology and Operations Management at the RSM, Erasmus University.