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Russian demographics and power

Michael Kofman - War on the Rocks, 4 February 2020.
22-02-2020
The conversation on demographics can tend towards the simplistic, focusing on population size rather than the qualitative dimensions that make up human capital ó such as education or health.
 

Japan: demographic shift opens door to reforms

International Monetary Fund News, 10 February 2020.
22-02-2020
With a median age of 48.4 years, Japan’s population is the world’s oldest.
 

Why dads don’t take parental leave

Jessica Grose - The New York Times, 19 February 2020.
22-02-2020
If men and women begin taking the same amount of leave, they’re at least getting started on the right foot.
 

We must stand up and speak for the children

Dree K. Collopy - The Hill, 14 February 2020.
17-02-2020
As families and children have fled to the United States in search of safety, they have been denied universally recognized rights, and the US government is erecting every potential barrier to keep them from accessing protection.
 

Europe’s demographic crisis: How to get older workers back

Efi Koutsokosta and Fanny Gauret - Euronews, 12 February 2020.
17-02-2020
Europe’s ageing population is a demographic phenomenon which sees a decrease both in fertility and in mortality rate and a higher life expectancy among European populations.
 

Governments should pay more for childcare

Jen Jackson - The Guardian, 17 February 2020.
17-02-2020
Many families are being forced to choose affordability over quality in crucial learning years.
 

Which EU countries have the highest marriage rates?

Eurostat, 14 February 2020.
17-02-2020
Countries with the highest number of marriages relative to the population are Cyprus, Romania, Lithuania and Latvia. The lowest are Luxembourg, Italy and Portugal.
 

More than half of Americans say marriage is not essential

Amanda Barroso - Pew Research Center, 14 February 2020.
17-02-2020
Fewer than one-in-five U.S. adults say being married is essential for a man or a woman to live a fulfilling life.
 

India’s demographics demand a different approach to automation

Rajesh Kurup - The Hindu Business Line, 12 February 2020.
17-02-2020
India is facing a decade in which 90 million people will be of working age between 2020 and 2030, and hence the country demands a different approach to automation and Artificial Intelligence, Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran said.
 

All children are gifted ó just in different ways

David Gardner - The Seattle Times, 7 February 2020.
08-02-2020
This is not about pointing fingers and calling individuals racist. Itís about the racism and elitism perpetuated by the institution itself: schools.
 
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