Big tall men dating
I even wondered with some concern whether I weighed more than he did, again, not because I felt like I needed to lose weight, but because I had absorbed the cultural script that says that women should be daintier than guys.
Short men, on the other hand, get married at the lowest rates, and they marry women who are less educated and younger than they are.
That isn’t necessarily in and of itself a good thing (cough, gender wage gap, cough), it does suggest that short men are doing more to support their partners in terms of both housework finances.7. Finally, the paper showed that while divorce rates for tall and average-height men were comparable, they were 32 percent lower for short men.
Maybe short men’s partners are enjoying sharing the housework, financial support, and willingness to flout stereotypes in favor of a strong relationship.
A new paper suggests that their height advantage also spills over into their personal lives.
“There seems to be an almost universal agreement among men and women that they would prefer to be in a relationship where the man is taller,” said Abigail Weitzman, lead author of the study published this month by the National Bureau of Economic Research, a nonprofit organization that focuses on how the economy works.