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genyornis
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The ethics of having a co-author on a paper who didn’t really do any work, or didn’t read the paper (as per the Jan 30 podcast – which was very entertaining BTW).

Are there any circumstances where this should clearly be OK, e.g.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpher%E2%80%93Bethe%E2%80%93Gamow_paper

I’m hoping you come up with a situation or a loophole in uni (or national) policy on authorship that would allow Andy’s brother to be a legitimate co-author on a paper. If Kristin Stewart can co-author a research paper on movie imaging techniques then surely you guys can follow suit. 🙂
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/jan/20/kristen-stewart-research-paper-neural-style-transfer