A Sign of Things to Come?
Marcus Roberts | 18 Jun 2013
Bob Edwards is still driving - at 105 years of age!
Chinese "Bride Price"
Marcus Roberts | 12 Jun 2013
The traditional "bride price" in China is making it unaffordable for young people to get married.
Jobless Crisis for Youth
Marcus Roberts | 10 Jun 2013
Grim reading arising from a global survey of youth unemployment.
Burmese Two Child Policy
Marcus Roberts | 5 Jun 2013
Did you know that Burma has a restrictive-child policy?
Egyptian Government No Longer Telling People How Many Children to Have: Cue Hissing
Marcus Roberts | 29 May 2013
The NYTimes is concerned that the Egyptian government is no longer talking about family planning and population control.
German Cardinal Thinks Women Should be Mothers: Cue Hissing
Marcus Roberts | 27 May 2013
Cardinal Meisner wants the German Government to encourage women to have babies. How old skool.
Japan - Where did the children go?
Marcus Roberts | 22 May 2013
The number of Japanese under the age of 15 has hit (another) record low.
Chinese Author Ma Jian and the One-Child Policy
Marcus Roberts | 17 May 2013
More first hand testimony from inside China about the one-child policy's effects.
Ageing Population = Lower Productivity Growth?
Marcus Roberts | 13 May 2013
A report by Fredrik Nerbrand of the HSBC suggest that an ageing workforce is a less productive one.