Most people wouldn’t turn to economists for dating tips or an explanation why particular people fall in love with each other. Nevertheless, market forces do play a role in determining marriage patterns and these in turn have important economic consequences. The talk highlights some of the key insights from the economic analysis of “marriage markets.”
Professor Georg Nöldeke, professor of economics at the Faculty of Business and Economics at University of Basel is visiting Yale-NUS College. Read more about his research interests and published papers here.