20 and 30 year old dating
He approached the line with two other partners but is well within the threshold in his marriage with Amal Alamuddin. The minimum rule (half-your-age-plus-seven) seems to work for men, although the maximum rule falls short, failing to reflect empirical age-related preferences.
How well does the rule capture women’s preferences?
Those age preferences consistently hover around the values denoted by the rule (the black line).
If anything, in practice, men are than the rule would designate appropriate.
Only twice has he become involved with women whose ages were outside the rule’s guidelines.
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For example, this sample of 60-year-old men reports that it is acceptable to fantasize about women in their 20s, which the rule would say is unacceptable.
But fantasies, of course, are not generally subject to public scrutiny and the rule is only designed to calculate what is socially acceptable —so this discrepancy is not necessarily a failure of the rule.
Men do not show a linear increase in maximum age preference that matches the rule’s predictions.