A couple of weeks ago a Dollars and Sex commenter wrote that the “origin of marriage was to create a legal contract by which a man could acquire a female slave.” Interesting point. Is there an economic story that explains the origin of this most-debated-of-all-institutions?
- Exciting to be speaking my own department today @vse_ubc, on The Economics of Marriage: A Love Story.,
- Why do we never see rambling, poorly researched essays by women telling men that they really are their stereotype? http://t.co/innCe99MsZ,
- Wow, the moderators @Avoiceformen really struggle with data: "Like hell she will. That bitch is toast" — driversuz http://t.co/NRKNSy5WFd,