We study dating behavior using data from a Speed Dating experiment where we generate random matching of subjects and create random variation in the number of potential partners.Our design allows us to directly observe individual decisions rather than just final matches.
Also, we find that women exhibit a preference for men who grew up in affluent neighborhoods.
Finally, male selectivity is invariant to group size, while female selectivity is strongly increasing in group size.
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Potluck every 1st & 3rd Sunday, pm, Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church, Fellowship Hall, 49 Knox Dr., Lafayette. BLACKHAWK SINGLES, 925/648-9248, Tom Shaw, Director. Does progressive dinners (you change tables after each course) and parties for singles, San Francisco, Peninsula, and Silicon Valley. 205 Mark Twain Ave., San Rafael CA 94903, 415/507-9962.
A division of American Singles Education, Inc., world’s largest non-profit singles organization. Social activities club with their own clubhouse in San Francisco. WHO’S WHO INTERNATIONAL organizes house parties and events for singles for members only (you have to be recommended by one of the members to join).
Sponsors over 150 singles parties a year in all nine Bay Area counties, plus Santa Cruz and Monterey. Two chapters in the Bay Area: 408/725-1092 (SF Peninsula Chapter) and 415/388-3575 (Marin Chapter).