Lifestyle

The ‘Economics Of Sex’ Theory Is Completely Wrong

Society is crumbling because women can’t keep their legs closed, driving marriage rates to an all-time low — at least that’s what a popular new video claims. Based on research from psychologist Roy Baumeister and created by the Austin Institute (AI) for the Study of Family and Culture, the animation […]
The ‘Economics Of Sex’ Theory Is Completely Wrong
Markets

No, Online Dating Is Not Increasing Income Inequality

Everyone knows income inequality is on the rise. The question is why. One literally sexy explanation that’s been thrown around for a while is that the rise of “assortative mating” — choosing to date someone with similar interests or educational backgrounds, whatever their religious or ethnic upbringings — has produced […]
No, Online Dating Is Not Increasing Income Inequality
Markets

Fama, Hansen, Shiller Win Nobel Prize In Economics

Professors Eugene Fama of the University of Chicago, Lars Hansen of the University of Chicago and Robert Shiller of Yale have won the Nobel Prize in Economics for their work on asset pricing. Here’s the full press release from the Nobel committee: There is no way to predict the price […]
Fama, Hansen, Shiller Win Nobel Prize In Economics