Robin Hanson asks why certain jobs are associated with low or high divorce rates:

Before you browse their divorce rate vs. job table [xls] to see what it says about your job, ask yourself: what do you infer about people who do a job associated with a low divorce rate?  Are you impressed and attracted by their reliability, or do you snicker that they are losers no one wants to tempt away from their marriage? How do you think most folks react?

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