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Mon May 31, 2021, 01:32 PM

22. Getting married or not getting married is the kicker.

To make themselves competitive in an ultra competitive market, some feel financial resources are key. Thus, extraordinary savings rates, particularly among single, Chinese men.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/world/too-many-men/

Housing prices and savings rates. Bachelors are furiously building houses in China to attract wives, and prices are soaring. But otherwise they are not spending, and that in turn fuels China’s huge trade surplus. In India, there is the opposite effect: Because brides are scarce, families are under less pressure to save for expensive dowries.


https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/world/too-many-men/#scrolltwo

https://www.newsweek.com/2015/06/05/gender-imbalance-china-one-child-law-backfired-men-336435.html

https://www.forbes.com/2010/02/02/china-saving-marriage-markets-economy-trade.html?sh=6575a2e17a83

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