It’s been called a “covidivorce.” After lockdowns ended, China reported that divorce applications were swamping officials in two provinces, Sichuan and Shanxi. Therapists explain that the new togetherness is, “…like putting all our issues into a frying pan and really…
Students and their parents might be surprised that a diploma from an elite college might not have the life-changing impact they expect.
By identifying the decisions that men and women make while speed dating, we can see where they rank intelligence, attractiveness and ambition.
If you are an Elvis minister in Las Vegas, you have a problem. Nevada’s marriage rate is way down and so too is the wedding business. The bigger story though, is about shifting marriage markets. The Decline of Marriage As…
Hit by trade shock from China, U.S. communities that experience factory layoffs and closings will also see an impact on marriage rates.
Upsetting the conventional wisdom, researchers recently found millions of “non-existent” women who could enter Chinese marriage markets.
Displaying the clash between marriage markets and labor markets, single female MBAs display less ambitious more “wifely” behavior when men are present.
By earning more in labor markets, women affect marriage markets because they violate traditional gender identity norms if they earn more than a mate.