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As I argue in “DATE-ONOMICS: How Dating Became a Lopsided Numbers Game,” the college and post-college hookup culture is a byproduct, not of Tinder or Facebook (another target of modern scolds), but of shifting demographics among the college-educated.
Much as the death toll of WWI caused a shortage of marriageable men in the 1920s, today’s widening gender gap in college enrollment has created unequal numbers in the post-college dating pool.
If you're going on dates regularly and making time for each other, it's a good sign that things are progressing toward an official relationship.
Actually, I'm pretty sure even asking directly isn't foolproof.These developmental shifts, research suggests, are some of the factors driving the increase in sexual "hookups," or uncommitted sexual encounters, part of a popular cultural change that has infiltrated the lives of emerging adults throughout the Western world.Hookups are becoming more engrained in popular culture, reflecting both evolved sexual predilections and changing social and sexual scripts. The dating climate is definitely a lot different than it was five years ago.For starters, you've probably heard a lot about the "hookup culture", but also how Millennials are having less sex than previous generations.