“With crazy schedules it was a fast way to meet someone,” says one private equity analyst.
“The two people I’ve been on Tinder dates with are pretty impressive people career-wise.” A junior associate at a major Wall Street firm admitted that his friends are obsessed with it.
Q: You note that the vast majority of students and alumni you interviewed were white and heterosexual. How does your sample, and how it was chosen, affect your findings?
Not surprisingly, most of what they know about student "hookup" culture comes from alarmist news reports of "risky sex" and the American Pie movies, not serious scholarship.
In contrast, a manifest function is an intended outcome of a phenomena.
Most would agree that manifest functions of college attendance include gaining the necessary skills and knowledge to secure emloyment.
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