Men Marrying Up
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 637 , Segment 5
Episode: Myanmar Ethnic Cleansing, Exercise Incentives, Men "Marry Up"
- Sep 12, 2017 11:00 pm
- 11:30 mins
Guest: Arthur Sakamoto, PhD, Professor of Sociology, Texas A&M University In your grandmother's time, women might have claimed to go to college just to pursue a "MRS" degree. But that's a byegone era and women now earn more bachelor's degrees than men do. Turns out, in a marriage, husbands are benefitting more from their wives' education than the women themselves are. New research out of Texas A&M reveals that there's an unexpected consequence of women's success in the workplace.