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.
Happy Mother's Day!
Marcus Roberts | 8 May 2013
A new report has been released by Save the Children entitled: "Surviving the First Day"
Volunteering in New Zealand
Marcus Roberts | 6 May 2013
Have changes in our society made volunteering a dying art?
The Orthodox Will Inherit the Earth (Or at least their Children Will)
Marcus Roberts | 3 May 2013
In a recent issue of Time magazine (at least the online version) Mary Eberstadt made the claim that “In the War Over Christianity, Orthodoxy is Winning”.
Spain is Shrinking
Marcus Roberts | 2 May 2013
Spain's population has declined in 2012. Is this the start of a longterm trend?
Marcus Roberts | 25 Apr 2013
A look at the impact of the First World War on Australia and New Zealand for ANZAC Day.
USA's Population Crisis: Hogwash?
Marcus Roberts | 24 Apr 2013
A recent opinion piece in the NYTimes tries to tell us that the USA has no fertility crisis.
One Child Policy Won't Keep China Fed
Marcus Roberts | 19 Apr 2013
According to researchers at Stanford University, the one-child policy does not ensure Chinese food security.