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It's not just Finland. Norway's fertility rate is also down. Why?
"Provide generous social welfare benefits and promote equality for women" does not (any longer) seem to be working as a recipe for replacement-level fertility in Finland. Why not?
Let's start with this: hoo, boy, my recent articles on Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have generated a lot of comments -- and, to be honest with you, I'm a bit more accustomed to preaching to the choir ("we need to deal with Illinois' pension debt!" "you bet!") in the articles I write. But it … Continue reading From The Mailbag: Some Replies to Readers On Retirement, Taxation, And Inequality
Yes, Europeans provide more generous social insurance/social welfare benefits than in the US. They also understand that the population as a whole, not mythical millionaires and billionaires, must pay.