Date-onomics: How Dating Became a Lopsided Numbers Game by Jon Birger

By Jon Birger

It’s no longer that he’s simply now not that into you—it’s that there aren’t sufficient of him. And the numbers end up it. utilizing a mix of demographics, records, online game concept, and number-crunching, Date-onomics tells what each, college-educated, heterosexual, looking-for-a-partner girl must recognize: The “man deficit” is actual. It’s a desirable, if sobering learn, with serious takeaways: One, it’s no longer you. , wisdom is energy, so here’s what to do approximately it.

The scarcity of college-educated males isn't just a big-city phenomenon not easy girls in big apple and L.A. between younger collage grads, there are 4 eligible ladies for each 3 males national. This unequal ratio explains not just why it’s so demanding to discover a date, yet a bunch of social matters, from the varsity hookup tradition to the explanation Salt Lake urban is turning into the breast implant capital of the USA. Then there’s the maths that claims woman’s beauty can maintain males from imminent her—particularly in the event that they think the percentages aren’t of their favor.

Fortunately, there also are options: what university to wait (any with robust sciences or math), the place to hang around (in ny, attempt a fireman’s bar), the place to reside (Colorado, Seattle, “Man” Jose), and why by no means to draw back from giving an ultimatum.

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In 1972 REKKER started the development of the hydrophobic fragmental system (33,34,35). Basis for the new approach is the following equation: log P where f represents n I1 a n f n (eqn 22) the hydrophobic fragmental constant, the lipophili- 33 city contribution of a constituent part of a structure to the total lipophilicity, and 2 is a numerical factor indicating the incidence of a given fragment in the structure. Since 1979 the system was extended to a series of about 100 (-values in all, based on a data file consisting of about 1000 log P values from the octanol-water system (36).

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