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LIKE MOST ARISTOCRACIES, OURS IS BECOMING INCREASINGLY INBRED AND STUPID: Elite Intermarriage on th…

LIKE MOST ARISTOCRACIES, OURS IS BECOMING INCREASINGLY INBRED AND STUPID: Elite Intermarriage on the Rise. A fascinating new paper by Robert Mare, a sociologist at UCLA, gives a first-of-its kind picture of trends in “educational homogamy” (the tendency of people to marry others with similar levels of education) over the course of the twentieth century. […]
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