July 11, 2005

What Makes You Click: An Empirical Analysis of Online Dating

'Our empirical results indicate that both men and women care strongly about the physical appearance of their potential mates. While women's choices depend strongly on the income and education of men, there is much less evidence for the reverse. The site members "discriminate" strongly against members of a different ethnicity, and this effect is stronger for women than for men.'
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