China Begins to "Figure it Out" on Demographics
Mark Steyn writes at The Corner:
On page 5 of my notoriously "alarmist" book, I asked, "Will China be the hyperpower of the 21st century?", and answered no: It will get old before it's got rich.
Like Japan and Russia and the "experts" at The Economist, China has now begun to figure it out. From the London Times:
China Steps Back From One-Child Policy
By the way, demographic decline is one more reason why they're never gonna sign on to the ecochondriacs' emissions regime. A cheap labor market with aging and dwindling labor doesn't need any more self-inflicted wounds.