Saturday, 8 July 2017

The future belongs to those who show up for it

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Here is a graph that you should look at.

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By the way, education of women is what reduces birth rates, rather than welfare states, prosperity, secularism or even feminism. This is why the countries of Eastern Europe, which have exiguous welfare provision, are dying, as is Iran. In Iran more women go to university than men, though they do not go out to work. (They often go to university to find husbands.)

Fertility rates fell in Eastern Europe in the late 19th century almost as quickly as in Western Europe even though economic development and standards of living lagged by decades.

4 comments:

  1. http://torontolife.com/city/torontos-population-will-change-next-50-years/

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  2. Few university graduates find employment in Iran, and that includes men.

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  3. Those UN projections are so trustworthy, indeed; almost as trustworthy as the global climate projections going forward 100 years (or the weather forecast 10 days from now).

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  4. The expired woman.

    https://heartiste.wordpress.com/2017/05/30/the-expired-woman/

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