Now that you’ve finished processing all that swanky alliteration, check out Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers: Wharton professors, Harvard Ph.D.’s, and experts in “lovenomics”. In this hefty New York Times spotlight, the pair discuss their unique, econ-centered view on parenting, marriage, divorce, and why they don’t let their two-and-a-half-year-old daughter eat cake. Sounds to us like the toddler’s weight could end up suffering from diminishing returns. Sorry. Had to.
If you’re enamored by the couple’s theories, check out a quick overview here.