Author Jon Birger recently launched a book that deals with this phenomenon in detail.
Using the tools at disposal here I therefore propose a way for individual women to try to counter this for themselves.
Through times tradition has been that women marry men who are educated at least as well as themselves.
The "educated man shortage" arose since nowadays way more women than men go through college in the Western world.
If you decide to use the method and succeed, don't forget to write me after your tenth wedding anniversary.
The Singlesatlas website also facilitates data from that survey.Birger told ABC News: Since there are so many women to choose from, the noticeably fewer "eligible" men often just enjoy the wave of fun after becoming the educated scarcity, and are reluctant to settle down.