Columbia study on race and dating
Colombia is connected to Central America by the Isthmus of Panama.
It contains several small islands in the Atlantic, including San Andrea and Providencia, and in the Pacific, the Malpelo and Gorgona islands have been set aside as natural wildlife reserves.
Our design allows us to directly observe individual decisions rather than just final matches.
Women put greater weight on the intelligence and the race of partner, while men respond more to physical attractiveness.
Interracial marriages in general have been rising exponentially since state bans on them were lifted in 1967 - but they haven't been rising at all evenly.
A breakdown by race (self-identified) and gender turns up one glaring difference.
piece in which I supported openness to interracial partners.
Lowland coastal areas give way to rain forest, the Andes, and the Inland Ilanos (plains).
The other reasons have some truth to them, but notice how they never seem to blame white men.
They all avoid the simplest reason of all, the one that you hardly ever hear: Which seems a bit of a logical leap to me.
Is there a relationship between dating (or not dating) and racism? According to Racism 101, a broad set of guidelines on Racism from a liberal so-called "antiracism" perspective (summary: all white people are racist white supremacists and non-white people cannot be racist), dating a non-white person does not make you a non-racist (rule 9). Basically, whether or not you date outside your own ethnicity gives no indication as to whether or not you're racist. If you date inside your own race, it gives no indication.
I am looking for interesting, unusual datasets for a data analysis class I am teaching, and I heard by email from Ray Fisman that you have a sanitized version of the data from his speed dating experiment.