Sex differences in mate preferences, with women more set on earning capacity and men on physical attractiveness in the opposite sex, did not lessen in countries with greater gender equality.
New paper led by PhD student in press at . We find no evidence that gender inequality predicts size of sex differences in preferences for status or attractiveness in mates. #Preprint with links to data + code here
Study. Mate preferences stable over cultures. "Are sex differences in preferences for physical attractiveness and good earning capacity in potential mates smaller in countries with greater gender equality?": result, no they're not.