Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Aging Will Reduce Economic Growth Worldwide in Coming Decades

The world is getting older, fast.  And as more people retire each year, fewer working-age people will be there to replace them.  Bond rating agency Moody’s says that will lead to a decline in household savings; reducing global investments - which in turn, will lead to slower economic growth around the world.  But experts say it’s not too late to mitigate the economic impact of the world’s aging populations.   In Japan - there are special playgrounds for the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter