When women are faced with sexual stereotypes they make better financial decisions

Many studies have found that women tend to be more averse to risks and losses than men.

The world of business  can be brutal and competitive. People often need to take high risks with big payoffs in order to succeed. Attitudes that are risk-taking attitudes are often seen as masculine. The language used to describe such behavior is riddled with phrases like “testosterone-charged” and “cowboys”. Women are seen as being more risk averse.  And then there are articles that have asked if the financial crisis might have unfolded differently had women been in charge.

 

 

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Men DO think about sex more often than women but only 19 times a day: study

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Men also think about sleeping, eating and other basic biological functions more than women.

That old cliche about men thinking about sex more often than wome is true and researchers have proven it by sending students out into the world to ‘log’ what they are thinking about.

 

 

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Students Are More Responsible Drinkers Than Young Adult Workers: Study

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Students are more responsible drinkers than young adult workers.

Despite their reputation to the contrary students are more responsible drinkers than young adult workers, a new study has found.   According to researchers students are more likely to drink less and are less likely to find it acceptable to end up in hospital or have a run-in with the police due to excessive alcohol intake.

Young Adults of Today Have an Over-Inflated Sense of Entitlement

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Generation Y believe in a sense of entitlement.

The young adults of today want it all but are not prepared to work for it, a new study suggests. Those who were born into “Generation Y” have an over-inflated sense of entitlement lack the work ethic to achieve their goals.