Love and Economic Development

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Past research has put forward competing hypotheses about the determinants of the evolvement of romantic love, including it being a consequence of economic development or the result of transmission of culture. A new large-scale empirical study by Baumard et al.1 puts these different hypotheses to the test.
Original languageEnglish
JournalNature Human Behavior
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)483-484
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2022

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Published online: 07 March 2022.

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