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The birthrate in the U.S. fell 4% in 2020 and immigration may be the solution, say economists

No one wants kids.

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by Anonymousreply 8July 21, 2021 6:13 PM

We don’t want unfettered immigration, either.

by Anonymousreply 1July 21, 2021 5:42 PM

Hi Angela Merkel !

by Anonymousreply 2July 21, 2021 5:46 PM

Solution to what? Growth is not always a good thing.

by Anonymousreply 3July 21, 2021 5:47 PM

Hi Angela Merkel/OP!

by Anonymousreply 4July 21, 2021 5:47 PM

How about crafting fair economic policies that doesn’t rely on projected population growth to sustain the economy? Our politicians (both parties), rely on a simplistic economic approach that necessitates population growth to afford spending on future entitlements such as as social security and medicare.

by Anonymousreply 5July 21, 2021 5:54 PM

MORE illegal immigrants is the answer to our declining birth rate?


by Anonymousreply 6July 21, 2021 6:08 PM

R6, you need people to take care of the older population.

by Anonymousreply 7July 21, 2021 6:12 PM

R6, who said anything about illegal? Go back to your Fox News.

by Anonymousreply 8July 21, 2021 6:13 PM
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