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Why are French Women Still Having Babies

Marcus Roberts | 05 July 2013

The French Government is keeping its lavish subsidies for children and families.


Ageing population? What ageing population?

Marcus Roberts | 07 June 2012

The new French president has lowered the retirement age to 60.


Charting Happiness

Shannon Buckley | 10 May 2011
The Boston suburb of Somerville wants to become the first in the United States to systematically track people’s happiness.

A more elderly workforce for a more elderly society?

Marcus Roberts | 11 April 2011
Our ageing population requires a rethink on our approach to the working elderly.
 
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