Keeping up with the breaking news in demography
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Pakistan's Supreme Court Drops "Population Bomb"
The Supreme Court of Pakistan yesterday produced a genuine "wow" moment when they urged the country to strive for a two child per ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Court Blocks Citizenship Question on 2020 Census
Today a federal judge in the Southern District of New York ruled against placing a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. The NYTimes repo...
Monday, January 7, 2019
The Crisis at the Border is Different Than Trump Claims
Yes, there is a crisis at the border, and it is almost entirely created by the Trump Administration, as the Washington Post recently noted ....
Saturday, January 5, 2019
Have We Been Fooled About Jeanne Calment Dying at age 122?
A few days ago, Carl Schmertmann tweeted a link to a paper in ResearchGate in which a Russian academic offered evidence that Jeanne Calment...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Top Ten Posts for 2018
As I do at the beginning of each year, I have taken a look back at the most popular of my posts in the past year. Who are the winners among ...
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