U.S. fertility is at an all time low

Shannon Roberts | 13 October 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: economy, fertility, recession, United States

Do you wish you were a 1970’s mum?

Shannon Roberts | 18 May 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, family values, fertility rates, recession, United States

Improved economy not improving US fertility rates

Shannon Roberts | 11 February 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, economy, fertility rate, recession, United States

Wolves are on the comeback

Marcus Roberts | 07 January 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: declining population, Europe, Japan, recession, rural depopulation, Spain

Population Decline and the Recession

Marcus Roberts | 19 July 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: birth rates, recession, Vatican
Vatican economist discusses the link between low birthrates and economic meltdown.

“Economics is not a morality play” And so?

Alejo Jose G. Sison | 01 October 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: business ethics, economics, recession
An ethicist challenges a leading economist's claim that the market is necessarily amoral.

An American paradox: poverty rises but crime falls

Carolyn Moynihan | 17 September 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: crime, poverty, recession
More Americans are poor, but fewer of them are suffering the effects of crime, an intriguing fact for social scientists.

20-somethings: emerging adults or just seriously delayed?

Carolyn Moynihan | 01 September 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: education, emerging adults, marriage, recession
More young people are reaching the end of their twenties without settling into careers and marriage. Is this because of passing social mores and economic conditions, or because we now have a new stage of human development called “emerging adulthood”?

Child abuse declines, even during recession

Carolyn Moynihan | 26 August 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child abuse, recession
Contrary to what might have been expected during an economic recession, child abuse declined in the United States in 2008 compared to 2007, official data shows.

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