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More Babies Will Stimulate the Economy

babiesAccording to Larry Jacobs, the Managing Director of the World Congress of Families, neither stimulus packages nor tax cuts will lead to economic recovery.  The answer, he says, lies in the lower fertility rates compared with the growth of the aging population.  In other words, more babies need to be born to match the older population.

Today, you can learn all about The Demographic Winter at a World Congress of Families' lecture sponsored by the Family Research Council.

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