Ageing Population


Queen Elizabeth II and the rise of the 90+ club
Christina Victor | Apr 22 2016 | comment  
Don't forget the other population explosion.

Are we too concerned about an ageing population?
Marcus Roberts | Apr 22 2016 | comment  
Will the economic burden be as bad as we fear?

Another demographic first!
Marcus Roberts | Apr 8 2016 | comment  
By 2020 there will be more people over the age of 65 than under the age of five.

Japan’s ageing crimewave
Marcus Roberts | Mar 30 2016 | comment  
For some, prison is just more attractive than the outside world.

“A small fact: You are going to die”
Shannon Roberts | Mar 28 2016 | comment  
An ageing population may make us think more about our own deaths.

What will encourage South Koreans to have more children?
Marcus Roberts | Feb 12 2016 | comment  
Or are its societal norms too deeply ingrained?

Ageing population = low economic growth
Marcus Roberts | Dec 16 2015 | comment  
Is the USA's slow economic recovery due to the retiring baby boomers?

Building age-friendly cities
Shannon Roberts | Dec 14 2015 | comment  
Hong Kong and Japan take positive new measures.

The challenges of an ageing nation
Marcus Roberts | Nov 18 2015 | comment  
Do you have any ideas how they can be met?

The tragedy of growing old in South Korea
Marcus Roberts | Nov 11 2015 | comment  
Loneliness, suicide, poverty and despair are all on the rise.

A poignant journey into aging
Shannon Roberts | Oct 21 2015 | comment  
An old novel, but one I just discovered.

Canadian seniors outnumber children for first time ever
Shannon Roberts | Oct 4 2015 | comment  
Is Canada ready for the change?

Asian immigrants prop up US population
Shannon Roberts | Sep 29 2015 | comment  
Most US immigrants now come from Asia, not Mexico.

Dementia numbers growing
Marcus Roberts | Sep 16 2015 | comment  
As the world gets older, the cost of aged care increases.

How our ageing population influences the economy
Shannon Roberts | Aug 11 2015 | comment  
Just what is ‘global savings glut theory’?

Lower economic growth and lower interest rates for the 21st century?
Marcus Roberts | Jul 31 2015 | comment  
Our ageing societies suggest just that.

What can governments do to increase birthrates?
Marcus Roberts | Jul 29 2015 | comment  
Pay parents? Subsidise childcare? Longer maternity leave?

Ageing populations, announcements and Happy Meals
Marcus Roberts | Jul 23 2015 | comment  
South Korea and Japan react to their demographic shifts...

What is going to happen to all those rest homes?
Marcus Roberts | Jul 17 2015 | comment  
Will we be left with "ghost suburbs"?

A sign of things to come…
Marcus Roberts | Jul 15 2015 | comment  
We laugh - but more will be holding up traffic in the years to come.

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